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Shivaji Maharj Biography

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj is the founder of Maratha dynasty and a warrior king of the Maratha or Maharashtra people. He is also known as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

Chhatrapati Shivaji was born in the Shivneri Fort in Maharashtra on 19 February 1630. At 15 years, he conquered the Torna Fort. The Chakan fort and the Kondana Fort were taken by bribing the Adil Shahi governor ll Raje Shivaji, Raje Shivaji killed him with Tiger claws. He became the biggest enemy of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. He was arrested in Agra Fort by Aurangzeb. In 1674 he made himself king.

In late March 1680, Shivaji Raje fell ill with fever and dysentery, dying around 3-5 April 1680 at the age of 52, on the eve of Hanuman Jayanti. Rumors followed his death, with Muslims believing he had died because of a curse from Jan Muhammad of Jalna. Some Marathas whispering that his second wife, Soyarabai, poisoned him so that his crown might pass to her 10-year-old son Rajaram.

After Shivaji's Raje death, the widowed Soyarabai made plans with various ministers of the administration to crown her son Rajaram rather than her prodigal stepson Sambhaji. On April 21, 1680, ten-year-old Rajaram was installed on the throne. However, Sambhaji Raje took possession of the Raigad Fort after killing the commander. Acquired control of Raigad on June 18, and formally ascended the throne on July 20.

Born: February 19, 1630, Shivneri
Died: April 3, 1680, Raigad Fort
Marathi: शिवाजी भोसले
Father: Shahaji Bhonsle
Mother: Jijabai
Spouse: Sakvarbai, Putalabai, Soyarabai, Saibai.
Children: Sambhaji Bhosale, Rajaram I, Ambikabai Mahadik

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj is the founder of the Maratha dynasty and a warrior king of the Maratha or Maharashtra people. He is also known as the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

Chhatrapati Shivaji was born on February 19, 1630 at Shivneri Fort in Maharashtra. At the age of 15 he conquered the Torna Fort. The Chakan Fort and the Kondana Fort were conquered by bribing the governor of Adil Shahi in Raje Shivaji. Raje Shivaji killed him with tiger claws. He became the greatest enemy of the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb. He was arrested by Aurangzeb at Agra Fort. In 1674 he made himself king.

At the end of March 1680 Shivaji Raje fell ill with fever and diarrhea. He died on April 3rd and 5th, 1680 at the age of 52 on the eve of Hanuman Jayanti. Rumors followed his death. Muslims believed that he died of a curse from Jan Muhammad of Jalna. Some marathas whispered that his second wife, Soyarabai, poisoned him so that his crown would be given to their 10 year old son Rajaram.

After Shivaji's Raje death, the widowed Soyarabai planned with various government ministers to crown her son Rajaram instead of her lavish stepson Sambhaji. On April 21, 1680, the ten-year-old Rajaram was installed on the throne. However, Sambhaji Raje took over the Raigad Fort after killing the commander. Raigad gained control on June 18 and ascended the throne on July 20.

Born on February 19, 1630 in Shivneri
Died: April 3rd, 1680, Fort Raigad
Marathi: शिवाजी भोसले
Father: Shahaji Bhonsle
Mother: Jijabai
Spouses: Sakvarbai, Putalabai, Soyarabai, Saibai.
Children: Sambhaji Bhosale, Rajaram I, Ambikabai Mahadik