Battle of Pavan Khind

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Battle of Päwan Khind
Part of the Imperial Maratha Conquests
Shivaji and Baji Prabhu at Pawan Khind
Date: July 13, 1660
Place: Pävan Khind, Vishalgad, Maharashtra, India
Outcome:

Victory for Adilshahi forces

Combatants
Flag of the Maratha Empire.svgMaratha Empire Adilshahi forces
Commanders
Baji Prabhu Deshpande  Sidi Masud
Sidi Johar
Strength
Casualties

Battle of Pävankhind was a rear guard battle and a last stand that took place on July 13, 1660 at a mountain pass in the vicinity of fort Vishalgad, near the city of Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India between the Maratha sardar Baji Prabhu Deshpande and Siddi Masud of Adilshah.

References[edit]

  • Grant Duff - History of Marathas
  • Babasaheb Purandare - Raja ShivChhatrapati
  • S.D.Samant - Vedh Mahamanvacha
  • Kasar D.B. - Rigveda to Raigarh making of Shivaji the great
  • Bahekar Arjun - House of Sindhkhedkar Jadhavas'

Coordinates: 16°52′N 73°50′E / 16.867°N 73.833°E / 16.867; 73.833