This write up is a tribute to one of his most famous victories , that at Bhopal over the Nizam of Hyderabad , in 1738 . BACKGROUND… Read more "Peshwa Bajirao v/s Nizam of Hyderabad – Bhopal , 1738"
This post alludes to Peshwa Bajirao’s attack on Delhi in the spring of 1737 – the first time that Maratha armies actually attacked the Mughal capital. Background… Read more "Peshwa Bajirao v/s Mughals – Delhi , 1737 !"
Unfortunately, while a few popular books and now one popular movie has been produced on Peshwa’s love affair, the actual conquest of Bundelkhand by Peshwa Bajirao and…… Read more “Peshwa Bajirao v/s Mohammed Khan Bangash – Bundelkhand , 1729”
The Marathas , under Chimaji Appa , laid seige to this Portuguese stronghold on the western coast of India during 1737 – 1739 . A resounding victory…… Read more “Marathas v/s Portuguese – Vasai , May 1739.”