_wimjamZwgma S>m|JaamJmZwgma {OmZwgma H$mamZwgma loUrZwgma

^dmZJS> (Bhavangad) {H$`mMr CMr :  165
{H$`mMm H$ma : {JarXwJ S>m|JaamJ: S>m|JaamJ Zmhr
{Ohm : R>mUo loUr : gmonr
npM_ aododa Agbo`m Ho$idoMm g_w{H$Zmam _w~BH$am_`o {gX Amho. `m Ho$ido JmdmnmgyZ 3{H$._r. AVamda ^dmZJS> hm N>moQ>oImZr {H$m Amho. dgB _mo{h_oXa`mZ nmoVw{JOmda dMH$ ~g{d`mgmR>r _amR>mZr `m {H$`mMr {Z{_Vr Ho$br hmoVr. Xadfu {edamrbm `m JS>mda ^dmZJS>odamMr `mm ^aVo.
B{Vhmg :
B.g. 1526 gmbr nmoVw{JOmZr dgB {H$`mMr C^maUr gw Ho$br. `mM ~amo~a `m ^mJmda dMd R>od`mgmR>r {eaJmd, _mhr_, Ho$ido `m n[agamV {H$`mMr gmIirM V`ma Ho$br. nmoVw{JOmZr Wm{ZH$ OZVoda Y_mVamgmR>r A`mMma Ho$bo. `m Owb_m`m VH$mar noe`mH$S>o Jo`mda B.g. 1737 _`o Zadra {M_mOr Amnm`m ZoVdmImbr JJmOr ZmBH$, eH$amOr \$S>Ho$, ~mOr aoR>aoH$a B. _mV~a gaXma nmoVw{JOmMo g_yi CmQ>U H$a`mgmR>r nwT>o gagmdbo.

dgB _mo{h_oV 1737 `m EoZ nmdgm`mV 2000 _OyamH$Sy>Z ^dmZJS>mMr C^maUr H$a`mV Ambr. XmS>mImS>r`m ajUmgmR>r hm {H$m ~mY`mV Ambm hmoVm. dgB _mo{h_oV `m {H$`mZo _hdmMr ^y{_H$m ~Omdbr.

JS>mdarb nhm`mgmaIr {R>H$mUo :
^dmZJS> N>moQ>m PmS>r^a`m Q>oH$S>rda C^m Amho. nm``mnmgyZ 10 {_{ZQ>mV AmnU ^dmZJS>m`m ^ doemamVyZ _mMrda doe H$aVmo. _mMrMr VQ>~Xr _moR> _moR>o XJS> EH$_oH$mda aMwZ Ho$bobr Amho. `m ~mYH$m_mV My`mMm dmna Ho$bobm AmT>iV Zmhr. _mMrda ^dmZJS>odamMo {OUm}XmarV _{Xa Amho.

JS>m`m ~mbo{H$`mMo npM_m{^_yI doema Jmo_wIr nXVrMo Amho. `mMr H$_mZ T>mgibobr Amho naVy ~mOyMo ~wO d VQ>~Xr em~yV Amho. ~mbo{H$`m`m ~mYH$m_mV Mw`mMm dmna Ho$bobm AmT>iVmo. doemam`m AmV`m ~mOyg nhmaoH$`mgmR>r XodS>m AmhoV. VoWyZ nwT>o Jo`mda Xwg`m CdV doemamVyZ Amnbm ~mbo{H$`mV doe hmoVmo. g_moaM nm`mMo MmH$moZr AmH$mamMo IS>H$mV ~mYbobo Q>mH$ {XgVo. `m`m ~mOyZo JmdH$`mZr {g_|Q>Mm H$>m ~mYbobm Amho. Q>m`mV ^anya nmUr gmR>m Amho.

~mbo{H$`mMm n[aga XmQ> PmS>rV bnbobm Amho. Q>m`m`m CO`m ~mOyg Agbo`m VQ>~XrdZ JS>\o$ar Mmby H$amdr. VQ>~Xr`m Cma - nyd ~mOyZo EH$ nm`dmQ> Imbr CVaVo `m dmQ>oda S>m`m ~mOyg XJS>mV ImoXbo`m XmoZ Jwhm {XgVmV. `mMm Cn`moJ Ym` gmR>{d`mgmR>r Ho$bm OmV Agmdm, hs nm`dmQ> nyT>o XmS>nmS>mV OmVo. AmnU Am`m dmQ>oZo naV VQ>~Xrda OmD$Z JS>\o$ar nyU H$amdr. ^dmZJS>mdZ XmS>m admS>r d AmOw~mOyMm {dVV Xoe {XgVmo.

JS>mda Om`m`m dmQ>m :
1) npM_ aododarb Ho$ido d g\$mio `m WmZH$mdZ ^dmZJS> gma`mM AVamda Amho. g\$mio WmZH$mV CVZ Xm{Vdao JmdmV OmUm`m ~gZo qH$dm 6 AmgZr [ajmZo _YwH$aZJa Q>mnda CVamdo `oWyZ {XS> {H$._r. da ^dmZJS> Amho.

2) Ho$ido WmZH$mV CVZ 6 AmgZr [ajmZo Ho$ido JmdmV `mdo. JmdmVrb MmH$mVyZ S>m`m hmVmMm aVm XmS>m admS>r AmobmSy>Z XmS>m Jmd, IQ>mbr Jmd `m_mJ} ^dmZJS>mbm OmVmo. ho AVa 3 {H$._r. Amho.`m _mJmZo Ho$ido nmUH$moQ>, \w$Q>H$m ~wO, H$Q>_ {H$m, XmS>m {H$m nhmV ^dmZJS>mbm OmVm `oVo.

amh`mMr gmo` :
JS>mdarb ^dmZJS>oda _{XamV ahm`mMr `dWm hmoD$ eH$Vo.
OodUmMr gmo` :
JS>mda OodUmMr `dWm Zmhr. nU Ho$ido JmdmV Amho.
nm`mMr gmo` :
JS>mda nm`mMr ~mam_mhr `dWm Amho.
gyMZm :
1) ^dmZJS>(1.5 {H$._r.), XmS>m {H$m, \w$Q>H$m ~wO, H$Q>_ {H$m (1.5{H$._r.), Ho$ido nmUH$moQ (1.5 {H$._r.) Ho$ido ^wBH$moQ> (3 {H$._r.) _m{h_Mm {H$m d (5 {H$._r.) {eaJmdMm {H$m ho gd {H$o EH$m {XdgmV nmhZ hmoVmV. naVw `mgmR>r g_wm`m ^aVr AmohmoQ>rMr doi _m{hV AgUo \$ma _hdmMo Amho. H$maU Ho$ido nmUH$moQ >Ho$di AmohmoQ>r`m doir nhmVm `oVmo. AmohmoQ>rMr doi nmhZ `dpWV {Z`moOZ Ho$`mg gd {H$o EH$m {XdgmV Amam_mV nhmVm `oVmV. nmbKa qH$dm Ho$idohZ {Xdg^amgmR>r 6 AmgZr [ajm {_iy eH$Vo.


2)Ho$ido-_m{h_ n[agamVrb 6 {H$o dV:`m dhmZmZo qH$dm [ajmZo EH$m {XdgmV nhmVm `oVmV. `mgmR>r nW_ ^aVr-AmohmoQ>rMo doimnH$ nhmdo, H$maU Ho$ido nmUH$moQ> Ho$di AmohmoQ>r`m doir nhmVm `oVmo.

Oa AmohmoQ>r gH$mir Agob Va W_ Ho$ido nmUH$moQ> nhmdm ZVa XmS>m {H$m, ^dmZJS> nmhZ naV Ho$idoV `mdo. OodU H$Z Ho$ido ^yBH$moQ>, _m{h_Mm {H$m, {eaJmdMm {H$m nmhZ naV nmbKabm Omdo.

AmohmoQ>r g`mH$mir Ag`mg nmbKa WmZH$mV CVZ [ajm H$Z 5 {H$._r. darb {eaJmd - (5 {H$._r.) darb _m{h_Mm {H$m, _hH$mdVr XodrMo _Xra - (4 {H$._r. darb) Ho$ido ^yBH$moQ> - (3 {H$. _r.) darb ^dmZJS> nmhZ eodQ>r naV Ho$ido JmdmV `oD$Z AmohmoQ>rbm Ho$ido nmUH$moQ> nhmdm d 8 {H$._r. darb Ho$ido WmZH$ JmR>mdo.

Forts of Category: Hill forts
 AMbm (Achala)  A{hdV (Ahivant)  AqO`Vmam (Ajinkyatara)  AmOmo~mJS> (Ajoba)
 AbJ (Alang)  AOZoar (Anjaneri)  AVwa (Antoor)  AeoarJS> (Asherigad)
 AmT> (Aundha)  Ad{MVJS (Avchitgad)  ~mUH$moQ> {H$m (Bankot)  ~madmB (Barvai)
 ^JdVJS> (Bhagwantgad)  ^m_oa (Bhamer)  ^aVJS> (Bharatgad)  ^mH$aJS> (~gJS>) (Bhaskargad)
 ^dmZJS> (Bhavangad)  ^dmZrJS> (Bhavanigad)  ^r_meH$a (Bhimashankar)  {^dJS> / {^_JS> (Bhivgad/Bhimgad)
 ^wXaJS> (Bhudargad)  ^ynVJS> (Bhupatgad)  ^yfUJS> (Bhushangad)  {~admS>r (Birwadi)
 {~VZJS> (Bitangad)  Mm^maJS> (Chambhargad)  MXZ - dXZ (Chandan-Vandan)  MXoar (Chanderi)
 Mmhoa (Chaulher)  MmdS> (Chavand)  XmVoJS> (Dategad)  XohoaJS> (^moaJS>) (Dehergad (Bhorgad))
 S>oa_mi (Dermal)  Xod{Jar (Devgiri (Daulatabad))  T>mH$Mm ~{har (Dhak-Bahiri)  Ymamdr {H$m (Dharavi Fort)
 XwYm {H$m (Dundha)  XwJ -T>mH$mo~m (Durg Dhakoba)  JS>JS>m (KaJS>) (Gadgada (Ghargad))  JJZJS> (Gagangad)
 {H$o JmiUm (Galna)  J^raJS> (Gambhirgad)  JYdJS> (Gandharvgad)  KZJS> (Ghanagad)
 KmoS>~XaMm {H$m (Ghodbunder Fort)  KmogmiJS> (Ghosalgad)  JmonmiJS> (Gopalgad)  JmoaIJS> (Gorakhgad)
 JmodiH$moQ> (Gowalkot)  hS>ga (Hadsar)  hZw_VJS> (Hanumantgad)  haJS> (Hargad)
 h[aha (Harihar)  h[aMJS (Harishchandragad)  hmVJS> (Hatgad)  BmB (Indrai)
 Baemi (Irshalgad)  OrdYZ (Jivdhan)  H$bm{ZYrJS> (Kalanidhigad (Kalanandigad))  H$miXwJ (Kaldurg)
 eb H$igy~mB (Kalsubai)  H$`mUJS> (Kalyangad(Nandgiri))  H$_iJS> (Kamalgad)  H$m_UXwJ (Kamandurg)
 H$mMZ (Kanchan)  H$hoaJS> (Kanhergad)  H$H$mim (Kankrala)  H$Zmim (Karnala)
 H$mm (Katra)  H$mdZB (Kavnai)  H|$OiJS> (Kenjalgad)  ImaonmQ>U (Kharepatan fort)
 H$mohmoOJS (Kohoj)  H$moiHo$dmS>r XyJ (Kolkewadi)  H$moarJS> - H$moamBJS> (Korigad)  Hw$bJ (Kulang)
 Hw$Sw>JS> -{dlm_JS> (Kurdugad)  bqiJ (Laling)  qbJmUm (Lingana)  bmohJS> (Lohagad)
 _XZJS> (Madangad)  _{h_mZJS> (Mahimangad)  _[h_VJS> (Mahimatgad)  _{hnmcJS> (Mahipalgad)
 _{hnVJS> (Mahipat)  _mhbr (Mahuli)  _bJJS> (Malanggad)  _hmaJS> (gmoZmoar) (Malhargad)
 _S>UJS> (Mandangad)  _mZJS> (Mangad)  _JiJS> (Mangalgad)  _mJr - VwJr (Mangi-Tungi)
 _m{UH$XyJ (Manikdurg)  _m{UH$JS> (Manikgad)  _{UH$nyO (Manikpunj)  _mH$S>m (Markandeya)
 {_aJS> ({_am S>m|Ja) (Mirgad)  _moamJS> (Moragad)  _JJS> (Mruggad)  _wS>mJS> (Mudagad)
 _whoa (Mulher)  ZmJbm~Xa {H$m (Nagla bunder Fort)  ZmUoKmQ (Naneghat)  hmdrJS> (Nhavigad)
 {Z_{Jar (Nimgiri)  {ZdVrMm {H$m (Nivati Fort)  nm~aJS> (Pabargad)  nmbJS> (Palgad)
 nmS>dJS> (Pandavgad)  nhmioXwJ (Panhaledurg)  nhmiJS> (Panhalgad)  nmaJS> (Pargad)
 n>mJS (Patta)  no~ (Peb)  noR> (Peth)  {ngmoi {H$m (Pisol)
 {H$o ~iJS> (Prabalgad)  VmnJS> (Pratapgad)  nwaXa (Purandar)  am`JS> (Raigad)
 am`H$moQ> (Raikot)  am`aoa (Raireshwar)  amOXohoa (Rajdeher)  amOYoa (Rajdher)
 amOJS> (Rajgad)  amO_mMr (Rajmachi)  am_JS> (Ramgad)  am_goO (Ramshej)
 amJUm (Rangana)  amOU{Jar (Ranjangiri)  agmiJS> (Rasalgad)  aVZJS> (Ratangad)
 aZXwJ ( ^JdVrMm {H$m ) (Ratnadurg)  ad`m - Od`m (Rawlya - Jawlya)  amohrS>m (Rohida)  gXm{edJS> (Sadashivgad)
 gmJaJS> (IoS>XyJ) (Sagargad)  gmZJS (Sajjangad)  gmhoa (Salher)  gmbmoQ>m (Salota)
 gm_mZJS> (Samangad)  gm_amOJS> (Samrajgad)  gmH$erMm {H$m (Sankshi)  gVmofJS> (Santoshgad)
 glwJr (Saptashrungi)  gagJS> (Sarasgad)  {edS>rMm {H$m (Sewri Fort)  {edJS> (Shivgad)
 {edZoar (Shivneri)  {edWa Ki (Shivtharghal)  {gXJS> ( _mbdU ) (Sidhagad (Malvan))  qghJS> (Sinhagad)
 gm`ZMm {H$m(erd {H$m) (Sion Fort)  gmoZ{Ja (Songir (Dhule))  gmoZ{Jar (H$OV Odi) (Songir (Karjat))  gmoZ{Jar (amohm Odi) (Songiri(Near Roha))
 gwYmJS> (Sudhagad)  gw_maJS> (Sumargad)  Vmhbr (Tahuli)  ViJS> (Talgad)
 VmXwidmS>r (Tandulwadi)  VoaoImobMm {H$m (Terekhol Fort)  WmiZoa (Thalner)  {VH$moZm (Tikona)
 VmoaUm (Torna)  q~H$JS> D$\$ ~h{Jar (Trimbakgad)  qJbdmS>r (Tringalwadi)  VwJ (Tung)
 C~aqIS> (Umberkhind)  damQ> JS> (Vairatgad)  d^JS> (Vallabhgad)  dYZJS> (Vardhangad)
 dmJS> (Varugad)  dgVJS> (Vasantgad)  doVmiJS> (Vetalgad)  {dgmnya (Visapur)
 {demiJS> (Vishalgad)  `edVJS> (aoS>rMm {H$m) (Yashawantgad (Redi Fort))