Shivneri Fort


Shivneri is one of the historically important forts in Maharashtra. It is birth place of  Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj  famous ruler of Maharashtra.

Attractions at the fort

  • 7 Darwaja: Mahadarwaja, Pir Darwaja, Parwangi Darwaja, Hatti (Elephant) Darwaja, Shipai Darwaja, Phatak Darwaja, Kulabkar Darwaja,
  • Shivai Temple: Inside the fort is a small temple dedicated to the goddess Shivai Devi, after whom Shivaji was named.
  • Shivkunja
  • Ambarkhana
  • Kadelot

Near by Attractions
Lenyadri Caves: The Lenyadri Caves is a series of around 30 rock-cut Buddhist caves, situated close to Junnar in Pune district of Maharashtra. Cave 7 is a famous Hindu temple dedicated to the God Ganesha. It is one of the Ashtavinayak temples around Pune.

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