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Occupation First Wife of Baji Rao I
Spouse(s) Baji Rao I
Children 2

Kashibai was the first wife of Baji Rao I,[1] who is acknowledged as the most influential of the nine Peshwas from the Bhat family, a Maratha general and prime minister to the fourth Maratha Chhatrapati (Emperor) Shahuji Raje Bhonsle of the Maratha Empire.. They had two sons together: Nanasaheb was later appointed Peshwa by Shahu in 1740. Their second son was named Raghunathrao. She has been described as highly devoted to her husband.[1] Kashi Bai will be portrayed by Priyanka Chopra in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 2015 movie Bajirao Mastani. The film is scheduled to be released on 18 December 2015.

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  1. ^ a b Mehta, Jaswant Lal (2005). Advanced Study in the History of Modern India 1707-1813. Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd. p. 124.