Maharana Pratap महाराणा प्रताप life biography haldighati chetak height weight

Maharana Pratap (महाराणा प्रताप)


Image result for maharana pratap


Pratap Singh I popularly known as Maharana Pratap, was the 13th king of Mewar, a region in north-western India in the present day state of Rajasthan. 


Died19 January 1597, Chawand


Height2.26 m


SpouseMaharani Ajbade Punwar (m. 1557–1597), 





Was Maharana Pratap 7.5 feet tall?height of maharana pratap 

1. The 'mountain man': Maharana Pratap is revered as one of the strongest warriors India has ever seen. Standing at 7 feet 5 inches, he would carry a 80-kilogram spear and two swords weighing around 208 kilograms in total


What is the height of Chetak Horse?

14.2 to 15.2 hands


Chetak belonged to the Marwari breed. True to the characteristics of its class, Chetak was small in size measuring somewhere between 14.2 to 15.2 hands height. It had a slender body as that of a desert bred horse. Its high forehead was highly expressive combined with a long face and brilliantly sparkling eyes.


Why is Maharana Pratap so famous?

Maharana Pratap (or Rana Pratap Singh) was one of the bravest Kings of Mewar. He is famous in Indian history for successfully fighting against the army of the Great Mughal Emperor Akbar. Maharana Pratap was a Rajput. He was the son of the great Maharana Udai Singh, who was the founder of the city of Udaipur


 greatest quality of Maharana Pratap

  • He was a lover of motherland and was ready to sacrifice his life to protect it and its people.

  • Selfless in nature and undefeatable! ...

  • With his high intellect and experience, he had mastered the world of warfare!

  • Great worshiper of lord Shiva.Also he had great respect for his family, teacher, friends and dear ones

How long did Chetak jump?

(at that that Animals also trained for battel) Then chetak decide to took out Maharana Pratap safely from the battle ground. around running a distance of about 3- 5 kilometres and jumped over 21 feet wide river and collapsed died.

Which Indian king had the heaviest sword?

Maharana Pratap


1. The 'mountain man': Maharana Pratap is revered as one of the strongest warriors India has ever seen. Standing at 7 feet 5 inches, he would carry a 80-kilogram spear and two swords weighing around 208 kilograms in total.


Who betrayed Maharana Pratap?

Once Maharana even agreed for an alliance but it later failed as Pratap refused to be personally present at the Mughal court. By not falling prey to Akbar's words, Maharana defied Mughals. And this resulted in the 'Battle of Haldighati' in June 1576. The four-hour battle was between Pratap and Akbar led by Man Singh I.


What was the age of Maharana Pratap when he died?

56 years (1540–1597)


Maharana Pratap/Age at death


Who was the greatest ruler of Mewar?



MAHARANA PRATAP-Maharana Pratap or Pratap Singh (9 May 1540 – 29 January 1597) was the ruler of Mewar, in the present day state of Rajasthan, India. His birth anniversary (Maharana Pratap Jayanti) is celebrated as a full-fledged festival every year on the 3rd day of the Jyestha Shukla phase


Who helped Maharana Pratap?

Bhama Shah


Bhamashah. Bhama Shah (1542–1600) was a noted general, minister and close aide of Maharana Pratap. Bhama Shah is well known for providing his wealth to Maharana Pratap, when Maharana had become financial weak and were to the point of starvation.


Who killed Maharana Pratap Singh?

Reportedly, Pratap died of injuries sustained in a hunting accident at Chavandon 19 January 1597, aged 56. He was succeeded by his eldest son, Amar Singh I.


What vow did Pratap?

1. Pratap took the vow that he would lead a hard life until Chittore was recovered. He would not use gold and silver dishes at meal. He would use bed of straw.


How did Chetak saved Maharana Pratap?

Maharana kept the Chetak and gave it to young Pratap. ... Chetak not only attacked the drunken elephant in battle of Haldighati but it also saved Pratap's life by carrying him away from the battle field. In its attack on elephant, it got wounded by the sword which was attached to tusker's trunk.


Why is Maharana Pratap famous in Indian history?

He is famous in Indian history for successfully fighting against the army of the Great Mughal Emperor Akbar. Maharana Pratap was a Rajput. ... The sole reason of this was his refusal to submit to Akbar on the ground that bartering away one's liberty to secure any honor is unworthy of a self-respecting person.


Why it is called Haldighati?

Originally Answered: Why is Haldighati called so ? Haldighati is a place near Udaipur on which famous battle of Haldighati war was played between Mewad and Mughal+other rajput kingdom. It is not as such that there is haldi (turmeric) cultivation. It was named because sand colour at there is yellow like haldi.


 life history of maharana pratap biography


महाराणा प्रताप सिंह सिसोदिया ( ज्येष्ठ शुक्ल तृतीया रविवार विक्रम संवत १५९७ तदनुसार ९ मई १५४०–१९ जनवरी १५९७) उदयपुरमेवाड में सिसोदिया राजपूत राजवंश के राजा थे। उनका नाम इतिहास में वीरता और दृढ प्रण के लिये अमर है। उन्होंने मुगल सम्राट अकबर की अधीनता स्वीकार नहीं की और कई सालों तक संघर्ष किया। महाराणा प्रताप सिंह ने मुगलों को कईं बार युद्ध में भी हराया।

उनका जन्म वर्तमान राजस्थान के कुम्भलगढ़ में महाराणा उदयसिंह एवं माता राणी जयवंत कँवर के घर हुआ था। लेखक जेम्स टॉड के अनुसार महाराणा प्रताप का जन्म मेवाड़ के कुंभलगढ में हुआ था। इतिहासकार विजय नाहर के अनुसार राजपूत समाज की परंपरा व महाराणा प्रताप की जन्म कुंडली व कालगणना के अनुसार महाराणा प्रताप का जन्म पाली के राजमहलों में हुआ।[4][5][6][7][8], १५७६ के हल्दीघाटी युद्ध में ५०० भील लोगो को साथ लेकर राणा प्रताप ने आमेर सरदार राजा मानसिंह के ८०,००० की सेना का सामना किया। हल्दीघाटी युद्ध में भील सरदार राणा पूंजा जी का योगदान सराहनीय रहा। शत्रु सेना से घिर चुके महाराणा प्रताप को झाला मानसिंह ने आपने प्राण दे कर बचाया ओर महाराणा को युद्ध भूमि छोड़ने के लिए बोला। शक्ति सिंह ने आपना अश्व दे कर महाराणा को बचाया। प्रिय अश्व चेतक की भी मृत्यु हुई। यह युद्ध तो केवल एक दिन चला परन्तु इसमें १७,००० लोग मारे गए। मेवाड़ को जीतने के लिये अकबर ने सभी प्रयास किये। महाराणा की हालत दिन-प्रतिदिन चिंताजनक होती चली गई। २५,००० सैनिकों के १२ साल तक गुजारे लायक अनुदान देकर भामाशाह भी अमर हुआ।

Post a Comment