Battles of the Maratha Empire

The following battles and other important events of Maratha history are covered in the author’s latest  book – “Battles of the Maratha Empire” Purchase in Paperback or Kindle on Amazon Chhatrapati Shivaji and the science of hill forts. Chhatrapati Shivaji v/s Afzal Khan , Pratapgad , 1659. Chhatrapati Shivaji & Chhatrasal Bundelada Chhatrapati Shivaji v/s MughalsContinue reading “Battles of the Maratha Empire”

Battles of the Maratha Empire – Contents page

Available on Amazon India & Kindle  — Purchase here Chhatrapati Shivaji and the science of hill forts. Chhatrapati Shivaji v/s Afzal Khan , Pratapgad , 1659. Chhatrapati Shivaji & Chhatrasal Bundelada Chhatrapati Shivaji v/s Mughals , Salher , 1672. Chhatrapati Shivaji – Importance of correct policies Maratha War of Independence – 27 year Mughal –Continue reading “Battles of the Maratha Empire – Contents page”

The Battle of Salher – 1672

This is sample chapter from my latest book ” Battles of the Maratha Empire” . The full book covers many more such pivotal battles – Pratapgad, Palkhed, Panipat, Rakshasbhuvan , Laswari and more. To know more / purchase visit Amazon India ————————— Mughals were thought to be invincible in an open field battle. But FebruaryContinue reading “The Battle of Salher – 1672”

From NCERT Jokebook : British became all India power in 1765

In this article, originally published in IndiaFacts website, I take a look at the laughable nonsense in a NCERT textbook passing off as “facts” . Photos of relevant pages have been added and a fact based refutal follows. This article details how the British could gain supremacy only after fighting many battles against the MarathasContinue reading “From NCERT Jokebook : British became all India power in 1765”

Marathas v/s British , Haji Malang (Shri Malanggad) 1780 .

A long drawn battle took place between the British East India Company and the Marathas under Nana Phadnavis in the monsoon of 1780 for the control of Malanggad , also known as Haji Malang – famous for an old dargah of that name which is situated on the hill . It is a prominent landmarkContinue reading “Marathas v/s British , Haji Malang (Shri Malanggad) 1780 .”