Shiv Jayanti or Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti is a celebration and open occasion of the Indian province of Maharashtra. This celebration is praised on February 19, commending the birth commemoration of the Maratha ruler, Chatrapati Shivaji. This celebration is commended in a little degree outside Maharashtra. A few people praise this day by Hindu Calendar in Maharashtra.
Shivajiraje Bhosale was an Indian warrior-ruler and an individual from the Bhonsle Maratha family. Shivaji cut out an enclave from the declining Adilshahi sultanate of Bijapur that shaped the beginning of the Maratha Empire. In 1674, he was officially delegated as the chhatrapati (ruler) of his domain at Raigad.
Throughout his life, Shivaji occupied with the two collusions and threats with the Mughal Empire, Sultanate of Golkonda and Sultanate of Bijapur, just as European provincial forces. Shivaji’s military powers extended the Maratha range of authority, catching and building strongholds, and shaping a Maratha naval force. Shivaji built up a capable and dynamic common guideline with all around organized regulatory associations. He resuscitated antiquated Hindu political customs and court shows and advanced the use of Marathi and Sanskrit, as opposed to Persian language, in court and organization.
In the year 1869, Mahatma Jyotirao Phule found the tomb of Shivaji Maharaj on Raigad and composed the first and longest Ballad on his life. Shiv Jayanti was begun by Mahatma Jyotirao Phule in 1870 with the primary occasion in Pune. From that point forward Shiv Jayanti developed a huge scope. After this, Bal Gangadhar Tilak attempted to join individuals during British Oppression through Shiv Jayanti. In the twentieth century, Babasaheb Ambedkar likewise observed Shiv Jayanti, who was double the leader of Shiv Jayanti’s program..