Panhala, Maharashtra, India
Pawankhind, Maharashtra 415101, India
The Bijapur force led by Siddhi Johar laid siege as they discovered that the great Maratha warrior was at the fort of Panhala. The Maratha regiment failed at innumerous attempts to break the Bijapur siege. Finally a very audacious and risky plan was hatched and put into action. ShivajiRaje & Baji Prabhu Deshpande along with 600 raging soldiers broke the siege on the night of 12th July, 1660. This stormy, full moon night witnessed the bravery of patriots like BajiPrabhu Deshpande who solemnly pledged & fought till their last breath to save their warrior king & ensure his safety back to Vishalgadh ; eventually marked by canon volley. This display of legend, traditionand valor has carved a deep mark in our history & souls. Following the trails of this epic fight, we encourage you to come chase for victory in the “Shivaji Run”.
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