Most Iconic and Greatest forts of India whose history and Valor Related to Maratha Empire and Greatest warrior king Chatarpati Shivaji Maharaj #Thread

Raigad Fort hold Historical Importance as Shivaji was crowned king of Maratha Swaraj in a lavish ceremony on 6 June 1674
Shivneri fort located in Junnar was the birthplace of the great Maratha warrior Chatarpati Shivaji Maharaj..Shivneri Fort is famous for good trekking experience and provides great scenic views

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One of the most Dangerous Fort Trek in India Harihar Fort Located Near Nashik
Greatest military marvel of maratha empire standing tall to tell his glory : Lohagad Fort
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Known as one of the finest sea forts in India, Sindhudurg was built on an island in the Konkan region during Shivaji's reign
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Shivaji conquered Suverndurg after defeating Ali Adil Shah of the Shilahar dynasty in 1660. He then rebuilt it making it stronger than before. It falls on the scenic Dapoli coastal stretch and makes for a great getaway from Mumbai and Pune
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Shivaji Maharaj spent 24 years of his life here, the formidable Rajgad fort is known for its amazing design. It served as Shivaji's capital until 1672 CE. Today, it is popular among trekkers for the spectacular views of the Sahyadri ranges from atop
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