His father was the leader of a band of mercenaries that served the Deccan Sultanates of Bijapur, Ahmednagar, and Golconda.
An aristocrat of the Bhosle Maratha clan, Shivaji led a resistance against the Adilshahi sultanate of Bijapur and the Mughal Empire and re-established a Hindavi Swarajya "self-rule of Hindu people".
He created an independent Maratha kingdom with Raigad as its capital, and was crowned Chhatrapati "paramount sovereign" of the Marathas in Shivaji established a competent and progressive civil rule with the help of a disciplined military and well-structured administrative organisations. He innovated military tactics, pioneering the guerilla warfare methods Shiva sutra or ganimi kavawhich leveraged strategic factors like geography, speed, and surprise and focused pinpoint attacks to defeat his larger and more powerful enemies.
From a small contingent of 2, soldiers inherited from his father, Shivaji created a force ofsoldiers; he built and restored strategically located forts both inland and coastal to safeguard his territory. He revived ancient Hindu political traditions and court conventions, and promoted the usage of Marathi and Sanskrit, rather than Persian, in court and administration.
Shivaji's legacy was to vary by observer and time, but began to take on increased importance with the emergence of the Indian independence movement, as many elevated him as a proto-nationalist and hero of the Hindu people.
Particularly in Maharashtra, debates over his history and role have engendered great passion and sometimes even violence as disparate groups have sought to characterise him and his legacy.Shivaji Bhosle (Marathi: शिवाजी भोसले; 19 February – 3 April ), with the royal title Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj (Marathi: छत्रपती शिवाजी महाराज) was a Maratha king from the Bhosle dynasty who founded the Maratha empire Children: Sakhubai,, Ranubai Jadhav, Balibai,, Sakvarbai, Sambhaji Bhosale.
"sky" by Yogesh Shivaji Bhosle, PHOTOGRAPHY, 2, 1, 11(W) x 12(H) x 5(D) inch, kodak pepar. Shivaji Bhosle, Pune, Maharashtra. likes. Chhatrapati Shivajiraje Bhosale (छत्रपति शिवाजीराजे भोसले). Oct 29, · Shivaji Bhosle, also known as Chhatrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosle (Marathi: छत्रपती शिवाजीराजे भोसले) (Born:February 19, , Died: April 3, ) was the founder of Maratha empire in western India in Apr 03, · Dinkar Maruti Bhosle, a common Marathi man with an identity crisis ends up being the Crusader against threats to his existance & identity as a 'Marathi Maanus'.
In his battle against all odds & evils, he is assisted by Shivaji Maharaj/10(K). Shivaji Bhosle, Actor: Samna. Shivaji Bhosle is an actor, known for Samna ().