Nana Saheb Biography (Peshwa of the Maratha Empire)@2022

Nana Saheb Biography
(Peshwa of the Maratha Empire)

Nana Saheb (also Nana Sahib) was a ''Peshwa'' of the Maratha Empire and a prominent freedom fighter during the 1857 Indian Mutiny. He was the adopted son of the Maratha ''Peshwa'' Baji Rao II. Baji Rao II was entitled to a pension from the British 'East India Company.' However, after Nana became a ''Peshwa,'' the British denied his position and thus terminated the pension. As a result, Nana revolted against the British and started gathering soldiers for his forces. He was the leader of the ''sepoys'' (British-employed Indian soldiers) in the Cawnpore (Kanpur) revolt during the 1857 uprising and successfully forced the British entrenchment to surrender. Nana subsequently gained control of the city. However, a subsequent massacre at the Satichaura Ghat turned the table. The British attacked Nana's forces. His army was defeated, and Nana, along with his family, fled to Nepal for shelter. There are many theories related to his death and his life after his disappearance.

nana saheb nana saheb was the adopted son of nana saheb place nana saheb led the revolt at nana saheb kaun the nana saheb biography in english nana saheb ki putri nana saheb photo nana saheb peshwa nana saheb father nana saheb also known as nana saheb adopted son of nana saheb and rani laxmi bai nana saheb age nana saheb azad nana saheb and tatya tope nana saheb and bajirao relation nana saheb and kashibai nana saheb and mastani about nana saheb about nana saheb in hindi who was popularly known as nana saheb tatya tope and nana saheb who was known as nana saheb shaheer sheikh as nana saheb who assisted nana saheb in kanpur who was regarded as nana saheb nana saheb biography nana saheb belongs to which state nana saheb biography in hindi nana saheb born nana saheb born place nana saheb bajirao nana saheb bajirao mastani nana saheb birth nana saheb byju's bajirao mastani nana saheb bangla nana saheb banglar nana saheb nana saheb palace bithur nana saheb ke bare mein relation between nanasaheb and laxmibai nana saheb contribution nana saheb commander in chief was nana saheb chandorkar nana saheb contribution in revolt of 1857 nana saheb cause of death nana saheb chandorkar wikipedia nana saheb class 8 nana saheb chandorkar in hindi commander in chief of nana saheb contribution of nana saheb in the revolt of 1857 class 9 nana saheb ki putri contribution of nana saheb in freedom struggle contribution of nana saheb who was nana saheb class 8 nana saheb ki putri class 9th nana saheb mahadik college of engineering nana saheb ke commander-in-chief kaun the nana saheb dharmadhikari nana saheb daughter maina nana saheb drawing nana saheb death nana saheb date of birth nana saheb daughter nana saheb died nana saheb deshmukh nana saheb dress nana saheb details dhundhupant nana saheb dr shree nanasaheb dharmadhikari devi maina daughter of nana saheb death of nana saheb dhundhupant nana saheb in hindi did nana saheb killed mastani dash was the general of nana saheb dr nana saheb dharmadhikari dr hon nana saheb daughter nana saheb nana saheb essay nana saheb essay in english nana saheb essay in hindi nana sahib essay in telugu nana saheb in english nana saheb short essay nana saheb died in exile nana saheb information in english nana saheb slogan in english where did nana saheb escape essay on nana saheb examine the role of nana saheb in 1857 revolt about nana saheb in english nana sahib essay in hindi nana saheb and the gatherings expelled british garrison nana saheb full name nana saheb freedom fighter nana saheb from which state nana saheb fadnavis nana sahib facts nana saheb peshwa family tree nana saheb chandorkar family nana saheb ki film father of nana saheb full name of nana saheb freedom fighters nana saheb few lines about nana saheb nana saheb family nana saheb father name nana saheb gaikwad news nana saheb gaikwad latest news nana saheb ke gane nana saheb bhim geet nana saheb ki gammat general of nana saheb nana saheb gaikwad treatment given to nana saheb who was the general of nana sahib's army tantia tope was the general of nana saheb nana saheb history nana saheb hindi nana saheb home nana saheb proclaimed himself to be this nana saheb images hd nana saheb dharmadhikari home nana saheb and his contribution in revolt of 1857 nana saheb slogan in hindi how did nana saheb died how did nana saheb peshwa died history of nana saheb peshwa history of nana saheb nana saheb in hindi what happened to nana saheb after the revolt of 1857 nana saheb information in hindi nana saheb in bajirao mastani nana saheb image nana saheb information nana saheb in 1857 nana saheb in jhansi ki rani nana saheb in telugu nana saheb is from images of nana saheb information about nana saheb images of nana saheb peshwa nana saheb role in revolt of 1857 nana saheb peshwa information in marathi who is nana saheb in bajirao mastani nana saheb jeevan parichay in hindi nana saheb jhansi ki rani nana saheb jeevan parichay nana saheb ka janm kab hua why did nana saheb join the revolt of 1857 nana saheb ke bare mein jankari nana saheb ka jivan parichay who defeated nana saheb in june 1857 nana saheb ki putri class 9 summary nana saheb kanpur nana saheb ka photo nana saheb ke pita ka naam nana saheb ki mrityu kab hui nana saheb ka mahal kahan tha nana saheb ka nara kgn nana saheb sai kripa dhumal kgn nana saheb dhumal kanpur nana saheb peshwa kanpur nana saheb nana saheb ki putri class 9 nana saheb kaha ke rehne wale the nana saheb ki putri class 9 mcq nana saheb dharmadhikari library nana saheb and laxmibai nana saheb ki ladai where was nana saheb living when the mutiny started nana saheb was the leader of nana saheb relation with rani laxmi bai the troops of nana saheb were led by nana saheb mother nana saheb mother name nana saheb matter in english nana saheb matter nana saheb mahiti marathi nana saheb mahiti maina kumari nana saheb match the following nana saheb mere nana saheb nana saheb ki putri devi maina nana saheb name nana saheb nepal nana saheb nimonkar nana saheb na bhajan nana saheb real name sunny nana saheb net worth nana saheb short note nana saheb original name nana saheb other name nana saheb of kanpur nana saheb of bengal nana saheb son of nana saheb was the ruler of who was the general of nana saheb treatment meted out to nana saheb role of nana saheb in the revolt of 1857 zinat mahal was the wife of nana saheb real name of nana saheb slogan of nana saheb picture of nana saheb nana saheb phalke nana saheb pic nana saheb peshwa wife nana saheb peshwa death nana saheb peshwa father peshwa nana saheb pic of nana saheb pension of nana saheb nana saheb peshwa in hindi nana saheb quotes nana saheb ki putri question answer what qualities do you see in nana saheb nana saheb real photo nana saheb relation with bajirao nana saheb relation with kashibai nana saheb ringtone nana saheb ruler nana saheb ka rajmahal kahan tha nana saheb 1857 revolt in hindi rani laxmibai and nana saheb residence of nana saheb was in dr nanasaheb dharmadhikari revolt of 1857 nana saheb nana saheb son nana saheb slogan nana saheb sai baba nana saheb story nana saheb story in hindi nana saheb sister nana saheb speech sunny nana saheb son of nana saheb short note on nana saheb sunny nana saheb wikipedia story of nana saheb in hindi sugar ke nana saheb sunny nana saheb business nana saheb tantia tope nana saheb the adopted son of peshwa nana saheb tamil nana saheb the adopted son of nana saheb thorat the general of nana saheb the brother of nanasaheb peshwa what happened to nana saheb who was the commander in chief of nana saheb nana saheb upsc nana saheb ki putri prashn uttar nana saheb ka vastvik naam nana saheb wikipedia nana saheb wife nana saheb was the son of nana saheb was from nana saheb waghchoure nana saheb wikipedia in hindi nana saheb was the adopted son of tatya tope nana saheb wife name who was nana saheb who defeated nana saheb nana saheb yeole nana saheb deshmukh yojana nana saheb peshwa and yesubai nana saheb deshmukh krishi sanjivani yojana nana sahib ziarat nana me saheb zalo book pdf nana me saheb zalo book nana me saheb zalo nana me saheb zalo marathi book pdf nana saheb 007 nana saheb 001 nana saheb 000 nana saheb 1857 nana saheb 10 lines in english 1857 nana saheb what did nana saheb do in the revolt of 1857 nana saheb peshwa 2 nana saheb phalke award 2021 nana saheb 4k wallpaper nana saheb 4k images nana saheb 4k nana saheb 5 lines 5 lines on nana saheb in english nana saheb 80 nana saheb 83 nana saheb 8th class nana saheb ki putri class 9 question answer

Birthday: May 19, 1824 (Taurus)

Born In: Bithoor

Also Known As: Dhondu Pant

Died At Age: 34

Father: Baji Rao II

Mother: Ganga Bai

Siblings: Raghunathrao

Children: Baya Bai

Born Country: India

Died On: 1859

Place Of Death: Naimisha Forest

Childhood & Early Life :

Nana was born Nana Govind Dhondu Pant, on May 19, 1824, in Venu, Maharashtra, to Narayan Bhat, a well-educated Deccani Brahmin, and his wife, Ganga Bai, who was the sister-in-law of the ''Peshwa.''

The 'East India Company' defeated the Maratha in the Third Maratha War and exiled the 12th & the last ''Peshwa'' (ruler) Baji Rao II to Bithoor, near Cawnpore (now Kanpur) in Uttar Pradesh, where he managed a large establishment. Nana's father was made a court official in Bithoor, while Rao II, who had no son, adopted Nana and his younger brother in 1827.

Nana had grown up with Azimullah Khan, Tatya Tope, and Manikarnika Tambe. Manikarnika is famously known as Rani Lakshmibai. Khan later became Nana's “dewan.”

Nana studied Sanskrit and was known for his profound religious nature.

Inheritance :

As per Rao II's will, Nana was the heir-presumptive to the Maratha throne and also eligible for his adoptive father's annual life pension from the 'East India Company.' However, the pension was stopped after Rao died, on the grounds that Nana was not his biological son. This meant that the kingdom no longer existed, according to some of the hidden clauses in the 'Doctrine of Lapse.'

Nana was highly offended by both the termination of the pension and the suspension of various royal titles and grants that Rao II had retained in exile. Thus, he sent Khan as an envoy to England in 1853 to represent his case to the British government. Unfortunately, Khan failed to convince the British and returned to India in 1855.

The denial from the 'Court of Directors' infuriated Nana, and he decided to revolt. He joined the ''sepoy'' battalions in Cawnpore in 1857. Nana later wrote a letter to Sir Hugh Wheeler, the commander of the British forces in Cawnpore, informing him of the expected attack.

The 1857 Uprising & the Siege of Cawnpore :

On June 6, 1857, Nana's forces, along with the rebel soldiers from Kalyanpur, attacked the 'East India Company' entrenchment. The 'Company' forces, though not prepared for the attack, managed to defend themselves, as Nana's forces were hesitant to enter the entrenchment.

More rebel “sepoys” later joined Nana, and in a few days, he had around 12,000 to 15,000 Indian soldiers in his force. During the first week of the 'Siege of Cawnpore,' Nana's forces had established their firing positions from the buildings around.

The defending Captain John Moore launched night-time sorties, which made Nana move his headquarters around 2 miles away, to 'Savada House' (or ‘Savada Kothi’). To respond to Moore's sorties, Nana decided to launch a direct attack on the British entrenchment, but the rebel soldiers refused to follow his orders.

Nana then used a trick to motivate the rebel soldiers. He said that the downfall of the 'East India Company' rule was predicted exactly 100 years after the 'Battle of Plassey.' The rebel “sepoys” finally agreed to launch a major attack on General Wheeler's entrenchment on June 23, 1857, which marked the 100th anniversary of the battle. However, Nana's forces were unable to enter the 'Company' entrenchment.

The entrenchment, on the other hand, had lost soldiers and was running short of ration supplies. To end the deadlock, Nana sent a female European prisoner to General Wheeler, with a deal. Nana asked him to surrender, and in return, he promised their safe passage to the Satichaura Ghat,

General Wheeler rejected the offer, as he suspected the genuineness of the deal. Nana then sent another female prisoner with a signed note, and it was accepted.

Wheeler finally decided to surrender and to leave on the morning of June 27, 1857.

The Satichaura Ghat Massacre :

As promised, Nana's forces and the rebel army escorted Wheeler's entrenchment to the river banks. The 'Company' forces were, however, allowed to carry arms.

At the Satichaura Ghat, Nana had arranged boats for their departure to Allahabad. The Ganges, being unusually dry at the Ghat, made the drift of the boats extremely difficult.

At the Ghat, there was a huge crowd that had gathered to witness their former masters leaving. In the crowd, there were also “sepoys” of the sixth 'Native Infantry' from Allahabad and those of the 37th from Benares, who had been brutally tortured by James George Smith Neill.

A possible gunshot from the high banks led to a huge massacre at the Ghat. Some of the 'Company' officers later accused Nana of planning the attack beforehand and also of betrayal and murder of innocent people. However, no definitive evidence against Nana was found.

The Bibighar Massacre :

Following the Satichaura Ghat incident, the surviving women and children from Wheeler's entrenchment were moved from the 'Savada House' to 'Bibighar' ("the House of the Ladies") in Cawnpore.

Nana decided to use the prisoners to bargain with the 'East India Company.' General Henry Havelock of the 'Company' commanded his force to take over Cawnpore and Lucknow again.

Nana demanded that Havelock's 'East India Company' forces move back to Allahabad. The 'Company' forces, however, advanced persistently toward Cawnpore.

Nana then sent the army of his brother, Bala Rao, to stop the 'Company' forces but was defeated in the 'Battle of Aong.' Havelock's army also tortured people from the nearby villages.

Meanwhile, Nana, Tatya Tope, and Azimullah Khan were debating on what to do with the 'Bibighar' captives. Finally, on July 15, 1857, an order to kill the 'Bibighar' captives was passed. Later, people debated over who had actually given the orders.

The Recapture of Cawnpore :

General Havelock was informed about Nana's new position in the Ahirwa village after his forces reached Cawnpore on July 16, 1857. He ordered an attack on Nana's forces and emerged victorious.

Nana counterattacked by blowing up the 'Company' magazine in Cawnpore and departed to Bithoor.

To avenge the 'Bibighar' massacre, the 'Company' retaliated with violence, while Havelock resumed operations in Bithoor on July 19. However, Nana had already escaped by then.

Disappearance :

Nana disappeared after the 'Company' recaptured Cawnpore. In September 1857, he was reported to have fallen sick due to malaria. However, this is doubtful. In June 1858, after the Gwalior recapture, Rani Laxmibai, Tatya, and one of Nana's close confidants, Rao Saheb, declared Nana Saheb as their new ''Peshwa.'' Due to this, many sources regard Nana as the last "Peshwa."

By 1859, Nana and his family were reported to have escaped to Nepal, where he was under the protection of the then-prime minister, Sir Jang Bahadur Rana.

There were also reports of Nana being spotted in Constantinople.

In the 1970s, a diary and two letters were retrieved, which stated that Nana lived in the guise of an ascetic named Yogindra Dayanand Maharaj in Sihor, located in coastal Gujarat, until his death in 1903.

Kalyanji, the brother of Nana's Sanskrit teacher, Harshram Mehta, had raised his son, Shridhar. Shridhar’s name was changed to “Giridhar.” Giridhar was later married to a Sihori Brahmin girl.

According to the diary, Nana died in 1903 in Dave Sheri, Kalyanji's house in Sihor. However, some early government records mention that Nana had died in Nepal in September 1859.

Legacy :

  • Nana's grandson, Keshavlal Mehta (Giridhar's son), later recovered those two letters and the diary. G.N. Pant, former director of the 'National Museum,' accepted them in 1992. However, no official recognition was given to the documents.
  • According to K. V. Belsare’s book on the Maharashtrian saint Brahma Chaitanya, after losing the battle, Nana went under the protection of Brahma Chaitanya in the Naimisharanya forest in Uttar Pradesh.
  • The book claims that Nana lived in the forest from 1860 until his death in 1906. It also claims that the date of his death was between October 30 and November 1, 1906. However, the authenticity of the book is yet to be established.
  • Independent India hailed Nana as a freedom fighter. There is a park in Kanpur called 'Nana Rao Park' that was named in his honor.
  • French dramatist Jean Richepin composed 'Nana-Sahib,' a drama in verse, which opened at the 'Théâtre de la Porte Saint-Martin' in Paris on December 20, 1883.
  • Soviet actor Vladislav Dvorzhetsky portrayed Nana Sahib in the 1975 three-part miniseries 'Captain Nemo.'
  • The character of ‘Surat Khan’ from the 1936 American adventure film 'The Charge of the Light Brigade' was loosely based on Nana Saheb.

Trivia :

While the British were in search of Nana, he made a narrow escape from a detachment of the 7th 'Bengal Infantry.' However, in a rush, he left his sword on the table where he had been dining. Major Templer from the 'Infantry' brought the sword, which his family, in the 1920s, loaned to the 'Exeter Museum' in England. The sword was auctioned in 1992. It is not known where the sword is currently displayed.

COMMENTS

Name

10th Class Material,11,Aadhaar Card,14,Admissions,1,AP E Hazar,1,AP SCERT TEXT BOOKS,14,AP Students Attendance App,1,AP Tet DSC Materials,27,Ap TET Papers,5,APGLI,12,APOSS-SSC,1,APPSC GROUP -4,3,APPSC Group-2,6,APPSC GROUP-3,5,APTeLS App,1,APZPGPF,5,Biography,146,Business ideas,8,CENTRAL GOVT JOBS,7,CET,5,CFMS ID,1,Covid vaccine certificate,1,CPS,1,DELHI Jobs,1,Departmental Tests,1,Dictionary Books,4,DIKSHA APP,1,DSC Materials,15,education,5,EHS,12,Employee News,1,ENGLISH,22,English Job,1,English News,5,EVS,1,FA-1 & 2 & 3 &4,1,Facebook,2,Festivals,4,FLN,1,General information,72,Government Jobs,5,GramaSachivalayam,29,GUJARAT Jobs,1,HALLTICKETS,4,Health,151,IMMS APP,1,IncomeTax,1,Indian Polity,21,Jagannanna Amma Odi,2,Jee mains,1,Job,4,Jobs in ARUNACHAL PRADESH,1,Jobs in Andhra Pradesh,1,Jobs in Andhra Pradesh,2,Jobs in Bangalore,2,Jobs in GOA,1,Jobs in India,3,Jobs in Jammu and Kashmir,1,Jobs in Kerala,1,Jobs in Telangana,1,Latest Apps,1,Leave Rules,8,MATHS,5,Medical Job,1,Money Saving Tips,26,New districts in AP,2,News,1,Notifications,1,PANCARD,3,Payslip,1,Paytm,2,PF,5,phonepe,2,PINDICS,1,Postal Jobs,1,RationCard,1,Readers Corner(ఆనాటి పుస్తకాలు),85,Recruitment,1,Results,2,SA- 1&2&3,1,SBI,2,SCHOOL EDUCATION INFO,23,SCHOOLS INFO,1,schoolsinfo for APTeachers,94,Science and Technology,1,Science@APTeachers,8,Scientific Facts,1,softwares,13,Special days,16,SSC,4,STMS App,1,Teacher Attendance APP,1,Technology Tips,87,TELUGU,9,Telugu Grammer,3,TEMPLE,16,TimeTables,1,TLM,1,upsc job,2,Votercard,5,Whatsapp,18,గ్రామ సచివాలయము,29,జీవిత చరిత్ర,12,పండుగలు,2,మీకు తెలుసా?,48,
ltr
item
ApTeachers9: Nana Saheb Biography (Peshwa of the Maratha Empire)@2022
Nana Saheb Biography (Peshwa of the Maratha Empire)@2022
nana saheb nana saheb was the adopted son of nana saheb place nana saheb led the revolt at nana saheb kaun the nana saheb biography in english nana sa
https://blogger.googleusercontent.com/img/b/R29vZ2xl/AVvXsEjuw9txhEnOD4QArcAbZ3ugr-mAXABRiYSt_yd-Q5x9G6qOrWwbiU1OFf0K1XeNTIvUHogIRSWQpPkh998yRf1F4seh0VGV4oFlHQxxrxyXdXNqgtyW0nxIPJr4I9L5shElFk7XmTGEsN3RC4TaYKF88IdwLX_f_KskK3PnUxdBVtntOAHcj9IMIoDIKg/w400-h345/Nana%20Saheb.PNG
https://blogger.googleusercontent.com/img/b/R29vZ2xl/AVvXsEjuw9txhEnOD4QArcAbZ3ugr-mAXABRiYSt_yd-Q5x9G6qOrWwbiU1OFf0K1XeNTIvUHogIRSWQpPkh998yRf1F4seh0VGV4oFlHQxxrxyXdXNqgtyW0nxIPJr4I9L5shElFk7XmTGEsN3RC4TaYKF88IdwLX_f_KskK3PnUxdBVtntOAHcj9IMIoDIKg/s72-w400-c-h345/Nana%20Saheb.PNG
ApTeachers9
https://www.apteachers9.com/2022/06/nana-saheb-biography-peshwa-of-maratha.html
https://www.apteachers9.com/
https://www.apteachers9.com/
https://www.apteachers9.com/2022/06/nana-saheb-biography-peshwa-of-maratha.html
true
5655761100908271862
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy Table of Content