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{demiJS> (Vishalgad) {H$`mMr CMr :  3350
{H$`mMm H$ma : {JarXwJ S>m|JaamJ: H$mohmnya
{Ohm :  loUr : _`_
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Vishalgad

Vishalgad
Vishalgad
B{Vhmg :
Xwgam amOm ^moO `mZo Amnbr amOYmZr B.g. 1190`m gw_mamg H$mohmnyahZ nhm`mda hb{dbr. `mZVa `mZo KmQ>_mJmMo ajU H$a`mgmR>r AZoH$ {H$o ~mYbo `mnH$s EH$ {H$m hmoVm {H$em{Jbm. {H$erJrbm - ^moOJS> - {Ib{Jbm - IoiUm C\$ {demiJS>. ZVa hm {H$m `mXdm`m hmVr Jobm. `mXdmMm AV Pm`mda X{jUoV ~hm_ZtMr gmm CX`mbm Ambr. B.g. 1453 _`o ~hm_Zr goZmnVr _{bH$ CVwOma {H$o Ko`mgmR>r H$moH$UmV CVabm. `mZo {e`mMm {MVJS> Vm`mV KoVbm d {eH]$Zm Y_mVamMr AQ> KmVbr. nU {e`mZr _{bH$ CVwOmabm CbQ> AQ> KmVbr H$s, W_ _mPm ew d IoiUm {H$`mMm eH$aamd _moao `mbm W_ _wgb_mZ H$am ZVaM _r _wgb_mZ hmoD$Z gwbVmZmMr MmH$ar H$arZ. EdT>oM gmJyZ {eH}$ Wm~bo ZmhrV, Va `mZr IoiUm {H$`mn`VMr dmQ> XmId`mMo dMZ {Xbo. `m A{_fmbm ^wbbo`m _{bH$Zo {e`m`m g`m_mUo Om`mMo R>a{d`mda ma^rM H$mhr H$mhr X{jUr d h~er g{ZH$mZr nhmS>mV/OJbmV {ea`mMo ZmH$mabo. Cabo`m \$mOobm KoD$Z _{bH$ gmr`m AVaJmV {eabm. dMZ {X`m_mUo {e`mZr n{hbo XmoZ {Xdg X d MmJ`m dmQ>oZo g`mbm Zobo. {Vg`m {Xder _m {e`mZr `mZm KZXmQ> Aa`mV Zobo. _XmZr _wbwImV Am`w` Jobo`m _wgb_mZ g{ZH$mMr gmr`m dmQ>mZr X_N>mH$ Ho$br. `m bmoim-Jmoim Kmbo`m g`mbm {e`mZr Aem {R>H$mUr AmUbo H$s, OoWo {VZhr ~mOyZr CmwJ S>m|Ja d Mm`m ~mOyg ImS>r hmoVr; VoWyZ nwT>o Om`mg _mJ ZhVm d naV {\$a`mgmR>r nwhm Vr IS>Va naVrMr dmQ> H$mn`mMo g`mV mU ZhVo. `mVM _{bH$ CVwOma AmOmar nSy>Z `mg a$mMr hJdU bmJbr `m_wio `mbm g`mbm hHy$_hr XoVm `oBZm. Aem n[apWVrV g` X_yZ ^mJyZ Pmonbo AgVmZm {e`mZr Ioi`m`m _mo`mer gYmU ~mYbo d _{bH$`m g`mda AMmZH$ N>mnm KmVbm. `mdoir Pmbo`m H$mbrV _{bH$ CmwOmagh gd bmoH$ _mabo Jobo. `m gJmMo \o$[aVmZo Ho$bobo Vn{ebdma dUZ _wimVM dmMm`bm hdo.
nwT>o 1469 gmbr ~hm_Zr gwbVmZmZo ~H$sao `mMm goZmnVr _{bH$ aohmZ `mbm IoiUm {H$m Ko`mgmR>r nmR>{dbo. ghmdoim `Z H$Zhr `mbm hm {H$m KoVm Ambm Zmhr. gmV`m `ZmV 9 _{h`m`m {ZH$am`m `ZmZo `mbm hm {H$m KoVm Ambm. `m _{bH$ aohmZ`m ZmdmMm XJm `m {H$`mda Amho `mVrb \$maer {ebmboImV darb CoI AmT>iVmo.
`mZVa OdiOdi nmdUoXmoZeo df hm {H$m ~hm_Zr-Am{Xbemhr `m _wbr_ gmmH$S>o hmoVm. 28 Zmoh|~a 1659 amoOr {edmOr _hmamOmZr nhmim KoVbm. `mM doiog IoiUm {H$m qOHy$Z KoVbm d `mMo Zmd "{demiJS>' R>odbo. 3 _mM 1660 bm {gr OmhmaZo nhm`mbm doT>m KmVbm `mMdoir OgdVamd Xidr d eJmanyaMo gy`amd gyd} {dembJS>mbm doT>m KmbyZ ~gbo hmoVo. nhm`m`m doT>mVyZ ~mhoa nSy>Z {demiJS>mH$S>o OmVmZm _hmamOmZr hm doT>m \$moSy>Z H$mT>bm d _hmamO {demiJS>mda gwIn nmohMbo. `mAmYr nmdZqIS>rV 300 {ZdS>H$ _md`mgh ~mOr^yZt {grMo g` amoIyZ Yabo d Amn`m mUmMr AmhVr {Xbr. {edam`mZr {demiJS>m`m _O~yVrH$arVm 5000 hmoZ IM Ho$`mMm CoI Amho.
g^mOr _hmamOmZr {demiJS>mda AZoH$ Z{dZ ~mYH$m_o Ho$br: 1686 _`o {e`mMo ~S> _moSy>Z H$mT>`mgmR>r g^mOr _hmamOmZr H${dH$bemZm nmR>{dbo, naVy Vo nam^yV hmoD$Z {demiJS>mMm Amgam KoVbm. 1689 _`o g^mOr {demiJS>mdZ am`JS>mH$S>o OmVmZm gJ_oda `oWo Vwimnyar nH$S>bm Jobm d `mMr {ZKU h`m H$a`mV Ambr. `mZVa amOmam_ _hmamOm`m H$mimV {demiJS> _amR>m`m hmbMmbrMo _wI H|$ hmoVm. am_MnV Am_m`mZr {demiJS>mg Amnbo _w` {R>H$mU Ho$`m_wio `mg amOYmZrMm XOm m Pmbm. 1701 gmbr amOmam_ _hmamOm`m _`yZVa `m`m VVr` nZr A{~H$m~mB {demiJS>mda gVr Jo`m.
{S>g|~a 1701 _`o AmaJOo~ dV: _moR>m \$mOo{Zer {demiJS> Ko`mgmR>r Ambm. nU {demiJS>mMo {H$oXma naeyam_ nV{V{ZYr `mZr V~b ghm _{hZo {H$m bT>dyZ 6 OyZ 1702 amoOr A^`XmZ d dam` H$m`mgmR>r 2 bmI n`o KoD$Z {H$`mMm Vm~m AmaJOo~mbm {Xbm. `mZo {demiJS>mMo Zmd ~XbyZ "gadabZm' Ago R>odbo. {demiJS> qOHy$Z nhm`mbm naV OmVmZm AmaJOo~m`m g`mbm gmrZo PyOdbo. V~b 37 {XdgmZr nhm`mbm nmohmoMon`V _wKb g`mMo An[a{_V hmb d ZwH$gmZ Pmbo. `mMr dUZo _wKb B{VhmgH$mamZr {b{hbobr AmhoV. B.g. 1707 _`o VmamamUrZo {demiJS> nwhm qOHy$Z KoVbm. nwT>o {demiJS> H$adraH$am`m Vm`mV Jobm. `mZr Vmo nV{VZrYtZm {Xbm. 1844 gmbr BJOmZr {demiJS> qOHy$Z `mdarb ~mYH$m_o nmSy>Z Q>mH$br.
JS>mdarb nhm`mgmaIr {R>H$mUo :
Eg. Q>r qH$dm ImOJr dhmZmZo {demiJS>mg_moarb dhmZVimda CVa`mda g_moa AmS>dm ngabobm {demiJS> {XgVmo. dhmZVimV d {demiJS>m_`o EH$ Xar Amho. nydu `m XarV CVZM {demiJS>mda Omdo bmJV Ago. naVy AmVm `m Xarda bmoIS>r nyb ~mYbobm Amho. `m nybmdZ {demiJS>m`m nm``mer nmohM`mda XmoZ dmQ>m {XgVmV. g_moaMr IS>m MT>UrMr {eS>rMr dmQ>, Va CO`m ~mOyMr nm``mMr {\$Z OmUmar H$_r MT>UrMr dmQ>. AmnU da OmVmZm {eS>r`m dmQ>oZo OmD$Z CVaVmZm nm``m`m dmQ>oZo CVamdo hUOo {H$`mdarb gd {R>H$mUo nmhZ hmoVmV.
{eS>r`m dmQ>oZo MT>`mda X`m`m AbrH$S>o S>m`m hmVmbm EH$ nm``mMr dmQ> Imbr CVaVo. `m dmQ>oZo Jo`mda XmoZ aVo \w$Q>VmV. CO`m ~mOyMr Z`m nm``mMr dmQ> ^JdVoda _{Xa / amOdmS>m / Q>H$_H$ Q>moH$ `oWo OmVo. Va S>m`m hmVmMr OyZr \$ag~Xr(XJS>mMr) dmQ> A_Voda _{Xa / ~mOr^wMr g_mYr `oWo OmVo. AmnU S>m`m ~mOy`m dmQ>oZo Jo`mda 5 {_{ZQ>mVM A_Voda _{Xamnmer nmohMVmo. _{Xam g_moarb H$S>mdZ nS>Umao nmUr Hw$S> ~mYyZ AmS>dbobo Amho. _{XamV nMZ_mMr _wVu Amho. _{XamdZ VgoM nwT>o OmD$Z nmVmiXarV Imbr CVamdo. `m {R>H$mUr EH$ AmoT>m Amho. `m AmoT>m`m n{bH$S>o CKS>mda ~mOr^y XoenmS>o d \w$bmOr XoenmS>o `m`m g_m`m AmhoV. `m g_m`m nmhZ CO`m ~mOy`m Q>oH$S>rda Agbobo hZw_mZ _{Xa nhmdo. _{Xa nmhZ nyhm X`mnmer XmoZ aVo \w$Q>VmV `m {R>H$mUr `mdo.
VoWyZ CO`m ~mOy`m {g_|Q>Zo ~mYbo`m nm``m`m dmQ>oZo 5 {_{ZQ>mV AmnU ^JdVoda _{Xamnmer `oVmo. `m {R>H$mUr ^JdVoda _{Xa, {d>bmMo _{Xa d Z{dZ ~mYbobo JUnVrMo _{Xa Aer VrZ _{Xao AmhoV. _{Xamg_moa MmH$moUr nm`mMr {d{ha Amho. lr h{S>H$a ho _{XamMr nhmVmV. `mMo Ka _{Xam`m ~mOyg Amho. `m _{XamV ahm`mMr `dWm hmoD$ eH$Vo. ^JdVoda _{XamVrb H$mgd nhm`mgmaIo Amho. `m H$mgdmnwT>rb Xohm`mH$S>rb nm`arda _moS>r _`o {ebmboI H$moabobm Amho. `mdarb "Am~mOr OmYd eHo$-1701, {demiJS>' hr Ajao dmMVm `oVmV. _{XamV ~hXodmMr _wVu Amho. X{jUm_mJmda q^VrV {Xdo bmd`mgmR>r Ho$boobo H$moZmS>o AmhoV. {d>b _{Xam`m bmH$S>r XadmOmda d _{harnrda Ho$bobo H$moard H$m_ nhm`mgmaIo Amho.
_{Xa nmhZ OdiM Agbo`m nV{VZrYt`m dmS>mH$S>o(amOdmS>mH$S>o) OmVmZm dmQ>oV EH$ _moR>r MmH$moUr nm``mMr {d{ha bmJVo. amOdmS>mMo doema CdV Pmbobo Amho; doemam`m S>m`m ~mOy`m q^VrV EH$ N>moQ>ogo ^y`ma Amho. `m ^y`mamVyZ (CMr 3 \y$Q>) amJV OmVm `oVo. ^y`mamMo Xwgao Vm|S> MmH$moUr {d{har Odi Amho. amOdmS>mMr _moR>m _mUmV nS>PS> Pmbobr Amho. amOdmS>m`m X{jU {Xeobm Agbo`m XadmOmVyZ ~mhoa nS>`mda g_moaM EH$ _moR>r Jmob {d{ha Amho. {d{harV CVa`mgmR>r H$_mZ Agbobm , qXS>r XadmOmgmaIm N>moQ>m XadmOm Amho. `m {d{harV _hmXodmMo _{Xa Amho. amOdmS>m`m _mJ`m ~mOyg EH$ H$moaS>r {d{ha Amho. `m {d{hardZ nwT>o MmbV Jo`mda 5 {_{ZQ>mV AmnU Q>H$_H$ Q>moH$mnmer nmohmoMVmo.
ho gd nmhZ nwhm X`mnmer `mdo. `oWo XwH$mZmMr / hmQ>obmMr JXu Pmbr Amho. `m_wio dmQ> {dMmaVM _wT>m XadmOmnmer `mdo. `m XadmOmMm EH$ ~wO d H$_mZ em~yV Amho. XadmOm`m ~mOyZo EH$ dmQ> da MT>Vo `mg "aU_S>i' Q>oH$S>r hUVmV `oWoM Imb`m ~mOyg EH$ 8 \w$Q>r Vmo\$ nS>bobr Amho. Vr nmhZ nm``m`m dmQ>oZo JS> CVa`mg gwdmV H$amdr dmQ>oV EH$m MmW`mda XJS>mV H$moabobr XmoZ nmdbo {XgVmV; Vr Amho amOmam_ _hmamOmMr VVr` nZr A{~H$m~mB `mMr g_mYr. `m{edm` JS>mda KmoS>m`m Q>mnm, _wMHw$Xm`m Jwhm, gVr, Vmg Q>oH$S>r B`mXr {R>H$mUo nhm`mgmaIr AmhoV.
JS>mda Om`m`m dmQ>m :
H$mohmnya - {demiJS> AVa 80 {H$._r. Amho. H$mohmnyahZ XmoZ _mJmZr {demiJS>mda OmVm `oVo. 1) H$mohmnya - _bH$mnya - nmT>anmUr (nmdZ{IS>) - ^mVVir - JOmnya - {demiJS> `m _mJmZo nmdZqIS> nmhZ {demiJS>mda OmVm `oVo.
2) H$mohmnya - _bH$mnya - A~m - JOmnya - {demiJS>.
H$mohmnya ~g WmZH$mVyZ {demiJS>bm Om`mgmR>r ^anya EgQ>r ~gog AmhoV.

amh`mMr gmo` :
JS>mdarb hmQ>obm_`o(`mVrb ~`mM hmQ>ob`m Imo`mZm {IS>`mM ZmhrV) ahm`mMr gmo` Amho. VgoM ^JdVoda d {d>b _{XamV lr. hS>uH$am`m nadmZJrZo ahm`mMr gmo` hmoD$ eHo$b. `mZm JS>mda ahm`Mo Zmhr `mMr gmo` nmT>anmUr (15 {H$._r.) qH$dm JOmnya(3 {H$. _r.) `oWrb emioV hmoD$ eHo$b.
OodUmMr gmo` :
JS>mda OodUmMr `dWm Amho.
nm`mMr gmo` :
JS>mda nm`mMr `dWm Amho.
gyMZm :
JS>mMr gpWVr:- JS>mMr gpWVr A{Ve` ^`H$a Amho. X`m`m AmOy~mOybm AZoH$ AZm{YH$V hmQ>og Pmbobr AmhoV. ^$JU hmQ>ob_Yrb _Mm Cn`moJ OwJma IoiUo, Xm {nUo d _Q>U/{MH$U ImUo `mH$arVm Ho$bm OmVmo. {H$`mda gJirH$S>o H$m|~S>mMr {ngo, hmS>o nS>bobr AmhoV. gS>mgmMr gmo` Zg`m_wio {H$`mda 2 n`o XamZo nm`mZo ^abobm Q>_aob {_iVmo; Vmo dmnZ ^$ bmoH$ Amnbr nmoQ>o {H$`mdaM gm\$ H$aVmV `m_wio {H$`mdarb X`mH$S>rb ^mJmV MS> XwJYr/KmU ngabobr AgVo. `m AZm{YH$V ~mYH$m_mZm / H$`mZm H$moUrVar Amda KmbUo Amd`H$ Amho.
 ~gMo doimnÌH$

Depot Village From Depot From Village km
Chiplun   Vishalgad   7.40,16.00,13.00   -   
Kolhapur   Vishalgad   7.05,10.00,10.30,12.15,14.00,
14.40,15.35
From bus depot near Railway Staion
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Forts of Grade: Medium
 AMbm (Achala)  A{hdV (Ahivant)  AeoarJS> (Asherigad)  ~madmB (Barvai)
 ^adJS> (Bhairavgad (Satara))  ^m_oa (Bhamer)  ^mH$aJS> (~gJS>) (Bhaskargad)  ^dmZrJS> (Bhavanigad)
 {^dJS> / {^_JS> (Bhivgad/Bhimgad)  ^yfUJS> (Bhushangad)  {~VZJS> (Bitangad)  Mm^maJS> (Chambhargad)
 MmdS> (Chavand)  XohoaJS> (^moaJS>) (Dehergad (Bhorgad))  S>oa_mi (Dermal)  XwYm {H$m (Dundha)
 XwJ -T>mH$mo~m (Durg Dhakoba)  JJZJS> (Gagangad)  J^raJS> (Gambhirgad)  KmoS>~XaMm {H$m (Ghodbunder Fort)
 KmogmiJS> (Ghosalgad)  JmonmiJS> (Gopalgad)  JmoaIJS> (Gorakhgad)  hS>ga (Hadsar)
 hZw_VJS> (Hanumantgad)  haJS> (Hargad)  h[aha (Harihar)  h[aMJS (Harishchandragad)
 hmVJS> (Hatgad)  H$bm{ZYrJS> (Kalanidhigad (Kalanandigad))  H$miXwJ (Kaldurg)  eb H$igy~mB (Kalsubai)
 H$_iJS> (Kamalgad)  H$mMZ (Kanchan)  H$hoaJS> (Kanhergad)  H$mm (Katra)
 H$mdZB (Kavnai)  Ho$ido nmUH$moQ> (Kelve Pankot)  H|$OiJS> (Kenjalgad)  H$mohmoOJS (Kohoj)
 H$moiHo$dmS>r XyJ (Kolkewadi)  H$mobB (Korlai)  _[h_VJS> (Mahimatgad)  _{hnVJS> (Mahipat)
 _bJJS> (Malanggad)  _S>UJS> (Mandangad)  _mZJS> (Mangad)  _JiJS> (Mangalgad)
 _m{UH$XyJ (Manikdurg)  _m{UH$JS> (Manikgad)  _{UH$nyO (Manikpunj)  _mH$S>m (Markandeya)
 _JJS> (Mruggad)  _wS>mJS> (Mudagad)  hmdrJS> (Nhavigad)  {Z_{Jar (Nimgiri)
 nm~aJS> (Pabargad)  nmbJS> (Palgad)  nmS>dJS> (Pandavgad)  nhmioXwJ (Panhaledurg)
 no~ (Peb)  noR> (Peth)  {H$o ~iJS> (Prabalgad)  VmnJS> (Pratapgad)
 am`H$moQ> (Raikot)  amOXohoa (Rajdeher)  amOJS> (Rajgad)  am_JS> (Ramgad)
 amJUm (Rangana)  amOU{Jar (Ranjangiri)  aVZJS> (Ratangad)  ad`m - Od`m (Rawlya - Jawlya)
 amohrS>m (Rohida)  gmJaJS> (IoS>XyJ) (Sagargad)  gmZJS (Sajjangad)  gmbmoQ>m (Salota)
 gm_amOJS> (Samrajgad)  gmH$erMm {H$m (Sankshi)  gVmofJS> (Santoshgad)  glwJr (Saptashrungi)
 gagJS> (Sarasgad)  {edJS> (Shivgad)  {edZoar (Shivneri)  {gXJS> ( _mbdU ) (Sidhagad (Malvan))
 gmoZ{Jar (H$OV Odi) (Songir (Karjat))  gmoZ{Jar (amohm Odi) (Songiri(Near Roha))  Vmhbr (Tahuli)  VmXwidmS>r (Tandulwadi)
 VmoaUm (Torna)  C~aqIS> (Umberkhind)  CXoar (Underi)  damQ> JS> (Vairatgad)
 dmJS> (Varugad)  dmgmoQ>m (Vasota)  doVmiJS> (Vetalgad)  {dgmnya (Visapur)
 {demiJS> (Vishalgad)