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Little information about the Shivneri Fort
Height-3500 feet Above MSL
Shivneri Fort is a historic military fortification located near Junnar. It is the birthplace of ChhatrapatiShivaji.
Shahaji, ChatrapatiShivaji’s father, was a general in the army of the Adil Shah, Sultan of Bijapur. He was concerned for the safety of his wife Jijabai during her pregnancy as there was constant warfare going on. He therefore moved his family to Shivneri fort. Shivneri is a highly defensible location, with steep rocks on four sides and a strongly built citadel.
ChhatrapatiShivaji was born at the fort on 19 February 1630, and spent his childhood there.he got his name SHIVBA here. Inside the fort is a small temple dedicated to the goddess Shivai Devi, after whom Shivaji was named.
Date: 8TH March 2020
Meeting Point : – Pantloons Near Jw Marriott Hotel Sb Road Pune 411016
Dept : – 5:30am on 8th March 2020
Arrival : 10:00pm on Same day
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