Shahu Maharaj Jayanti 2020: Date, Wishes, Images, famous Quotes and sayings

Shahu Maharaj Jayanti 2020: It is observed on 26 June and this year it is his 129th birth anniversary. Here are some wishes, quotes and images for sharing on several platforms on Shahu Maharaj Jayanti.
Created On: Jun 26, 2020 11:30 IST
Modified On: Jun 26, 2020 16:12 IST
Shahu Maharaj Jayanti
Shahu Maharaj Jayanti

Shahu Maharaj Jayanti 2020: He is also known as Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj of Kolhapur or Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj. He was a very popular social reformer and Chhatrapati of the state Kolhapur in the 19th century. He was born on 26 June, 1874. His father was Jaisingrao Ghatge or Abasaheb and mother was Radhabai. 

There were several kings in the history but he was the king who did not follow the caste discrimination in the poor peoples. He was the only king who brought people closer together considering humanity. He passed away on 6 May, 1922 and his death anniversary was commemorated as Shahu Maharaj Punyatithi.

Thoughts of Shahu Maharaj

Shahu Maharaj believed that

“Inheritance not came from the father, but inheritance have to achieved by self capability.”

"The well-being of the society means the welfare of myself.”

Famous quotes and sayings 

  1. "We lose everything because everything remains except us. And therefore any form of posterity may be an affront, and perhaps any memory, as well." - Javier Marias
  2.  "Man in general sooner forget the lost their matrimony than the death of their father." - Mario Puzo
  3.  I know that maniacal twinkle in your eye. You're up to something cwen, He said. - Unknown author
  4. "Seek and you shall find the love that resides within you for you." - Truth Devour
  5.  "I think people desperately want to feel love." - Gary Chapman

Shahu Maharaj has been known as "Rajarshi" which also means 'royal saint". In his reign he enacted various laws to eliminate casteism and untouchability. His work made him popular among the public. He also focused on education because he know that to eliminate poverty, superstition and ignorance in the society education is the only tool. He had established India's famous Jaggery market in Kolhapur. He gad also given patronage to various artists, irrespective of caste or religion. 

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