Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaja Jayanti
The Vidarbha Institute Of Technology (VIT), with immense pride had celebrated and showed their gratitude towards the great Maratha warrior of truth and justice. 19th February was the 392nd birth anniversary of the greatest Maratha ruler ever-known — Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaja. On this occasion, Dr.Sanjay.S.Uttarwar, Principal VIT had delivered speech on the life of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaja, his great administrative skills, his innovative military tactics and had also explained how we can follow his principles to build a peaceful society. He further enlighten that Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaja is not only a legend from the history of India but is a hero for the people of Maharashtra and also for the whole nation.
Shivaji Maharaja had established a royal name for himself in history with his administrative skills by upholding the Swarajya values and the Maratha heritage. He was known for his bravery and tactics with which he won numerous wars against the Mughals. He was the person who created the Maratha nation and was also successful in uniting the several Maratha chiefs. He was not only a great ruler but a fighter who had inspired several common people to fight against the Mughals power and establish their own control. He has not only created an empire for the Marathas but also introduced many revolutionary plans for the benefits of the people. This festival is a small gesture to commemorate his works.