July 11, 2020 By Swapnil Suryawanshi


Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj (14 May 1657 – 11 March 1689) was the second ruler of the Maratha kingdom. He was the eldest son of Shivaji Maharaj the founder of the Maratha Empire and his first wife Saibai. He was the successor of the realm of Swarajya after his father’s death and ruled it for nine years. Sambhaji’s rule was largely shaped by the ongoing wars between the Maratha kingdom and Mughal Empire as well as other neighboring powers such as the Siddis, Mysore, and the Portuguese in Goa. In 1689, Sambhaji was captured, tortured and executed by the Mughals, and succeeded by his brother Rajaram I.


Specialties of Sambhaji Maharaj :

 Sambhaji Maharaj would know to speak 13n Language’s at the age of 13 he knew to speak {SANSKRIT} {REGIONAL LANGUAGE} {PORTUGESE} {BRITISH ENGLISH } {MUGLAI LANGUAGE } {SOUTH INDIAN LANGUAGE] AND {ALL DECCAN LANGUAGES} etc. He even wrote many SHASTRA in the age of 13 Sambhaji use to believe in GANPATI. Sambhaji was very powerful {HORCE RIDING} {ARMORY} {ARCHERY} {BODY BUILDING] even he was a rare combination of SHUSTR and SHASTR.

Success of Shambhaji Maharaj WAR’S :

At the age of 16, Sambhaji won his first fight at Ramnagar and his sward was 60 kg’s His first travel with his dad Shivaji Maharaj at the age of 9 was up to Agra {distance} 1250 Km. Sambhaji was jailed at the age of 9 with his dad at Agra under Auranzeb’s influence but Sambhaji had very courage.

At the age of 23 he wins the his first fort and it was Aurangzeb’s biggest fort.

Sambhaji Maharaj’s performing life :

At the age of 10, Shivaji Maharaj pushed of him to Maharaj of AMER to learn political alliance. Sambhaji appointed KAVI KALASH as a chief counsellor, advisor, friend, philosopher and guide. At the age of 19 he started handling Raigad fort in absence of Shivaji Maharaj and Shivaji Maharaj died in 1681 and he didn’t waste time and he started to handling SWARAJYA YATRA and he captured the biggest fort of Aurangzeb at Aurangabad.

Hussain Ali Khan to Shambhaji Maharaj :

After this war of Aurangabad, Aurangzeb decided to Send Hussain Ali Khan his biggest general he sent him 20,000 Elephant’s 10,000 Horse’s and 40,000 walking army to finish Sambhaji Maharaj and Hussain said I will finish him 2 days. There Shambhaji Maharaj is to courageous and smart enough Sambhaji Maharaj defeated him a whole year Hussain couldn’t win a single war against Sambhaji Maharaj so Auranzeb called him back Auranzeb tried in 1680, 1682, 1683 to kill him but it was impossible to kill him.

Quwalities of Sambhaji Maharaj :

In the history of our country, Chatrapati Sambahaji Maharaj is the only King who never lost any war in his whole life. That whole 9 years he had 120 battel’s and he didn’t lose a single battel.

Chhatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj

Shambhaji Maharaj Marriage :

Sambhaji was married to Jivubai in a marriage of political alliance; per Maratha custom she took the name Yesubai. Jivubai was the daughter of Pilajirao Shirke, who had entered Shivaji’s service following the defeat of a powerful Deshmukh Rao Rana Suryajirao Surve who was his previous patron. This marriage thus gave Shivaji access to the Konkan coastal belt. Yesubai gave birth to a daughter named Bhavani Bai and then to a son named Shahu.

How Auranzeb was started capturation of Maharatra :

Aurangzeb Thaught whole north is already his now he wanted thew Deccan. When he started to move towards Maharastra he signed a treaty with Portugal’s to get help for waterways. As soon as Sambhaji Maharaj came to know he went Goa and he finished the whole saltant of Portugues. In the whole achievement of Sambhaji Maharaj, his one achievement is he was wacking Auranzeb whole 9 years. and about this when Maharaj kept busy in wars for 9 years he again raised The Maratha Kings in Punjab, Bundelkhand, and Rajasthan. But still, Aurangzeb took Siddhi’s, Portugal’s and the king of Mysore n tried to scroll Marathas from whole sides. But Sambhaji Maharaj was to Courageous, Confident, Power Decision Making, Amazing Leadership, Innovative he always defeated Aurangzeb successfully.

Capture and execution :

The 1687 Battle of Wai saw the Maratha forces badly weakened by the Mughals. The key Maratha commander Hambirao Mohite was killed and troops began to desert the Maratha armies. Sambhaji’s positions were spied upon by his own relations, the Shirke family, who had defected to the Mughals. Sambhaji and 25 of his advisors were captured by the Mughal forces of Muqarrab Khan in a skirmish at Sangameshwar in February 1689.

Redecules Death Of Sambhaji Maharaj :

The importance of this place is, the successor of Maratha Empire Shri Chatrapati Sambhaji Maharaj, son of Great King Shivaji Maharaj, brutally executed and killed by Aurangzeb (Mughal king) and pieces of his body were thrown at the banks of Bhima river. A Samadhi of Sambhaji Maharaj is situated at Vadhu as well. In Sangameswar Sambhaji was going to a personal meeting with his Guide Kavi Kalash and at the same time, his brother in law Ganogi Shirke went to the security of Aurangzeb and informed about Sambhaji Maharaj that he is without any security u can kill Sambhaji and he took normal 80.000 people to catch The great warrior Sambhaji Maharaj and the was a success to catch him because he was not steady and they both were caught and they were punished the were hanged on a Camel & stones were been throne. Then he told Sambhaji Maharaj I have 3 Questions to leave alive Aurangzeb said { 1 }Make me The only King Of Ur Maratha Samrajya { 2 } Change ur Religion { 3 } Return my forts and Money {jewellry}. Sambhaji Maharaj did not accept a single question of his and the reason Sambhaji was killed by 40 days they removed his nails, hairs where pulled, the skin was been removed and after 40 days when CHHATRAPATI SAMBHAJI MAHARAJ didn’t accept his orders he ordered his generals to Cut him off and throw away

Aurangzeb said I have 4 children if my 1 child would be like u I would have made Mugal sultanate in whole Asia only because of u I Lost my Dream . and after cutting Sambhaji Maharaj was Thorne and the Marathas stiched Sambhaji Maharaj body and did his Funeral.