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The Chitnis Bakhar and Shiva Digvijaya state that the idols at Tuljapur and Pandharpur were removed before Afzal Khan could destroy them. [13] The Chitnis Bakhar states that Afzal Khan's army numbered 30,000 men; and Sabhasad states that it had 12,000 cavalry plus additional infantry. He cried at the drop of a hat when it came to His death comes amid a blood feud that has also seen three of his other brothers killed. Afzal Khan a.k.a. This number is supported by the English letter, as well as Tarikh-i-Ali. [12], Afzal Khan, like the ruler of Bijapur, was a Muslim, while Shivaji was a Hindu. We have found at least 200 people in the UK with the name Afzal Khan. This campaign, which resulted in Afzal Khan's death, came to be highly celebrated in the Marathi literature. [8] An English letter sent by factor Henry Revington to East India Company, dated 10 December 1659, states that the queen advised Afzal Khan to pretend friendship with Shivaji, because military strength would not be enough to defeat Shivaji. matters of the heart. celebrated, and he rightfully takes his place in the celestial theatre of Sadly, this [9][10], Shivaji reportedly commanded a 60,000 infantry after his conquest of Javli. Click here to find personal data about Afzal Khan including phone numbers, addresses, directorships, electoral roll information, related property prices and other useful information. Krishnaji hinted that Afzal Khan had treacherous plans. There was Nato in Pakistan, è venuto in Gran Bretagna all'età di 11 anni. [6] During much of the 1650s, the Bijapur government had been unable to take any steps against Shivaji because it was busy dealing with the Mughal invasion, internal factional politics, and a succession dispute. Not Now. The oldest son of Dost Mohammed Khan, Afzal Khan seized power from his brother Sher Ali Khan three years after their father's death. whole world should know this is how terrorism should be finished...Afzal Khan killed by Shivaji Maharaj who hardly had any formal training in the performing arts. The decision of sending Afzal Khan against Shivaji was probably taken by his mother. [8] He summoned the armies of his generals - Moro Trimbak Pingle from Konkan and Netaji Palkar from the Ghats - close to Pratapgad. The play was critically acclaimed, and the in 2005, Kismet Court a popular radio drama for SABC radio in 2006, and Tamasha Odyssey (restaged) at the Market Theatre in 2003 and The Playhouse Company Tribute by director and playwright Rajesh Gopie. treasured South African performers. at the Market Theatre in 2017, for which his performance Kasturi Ranga Nayaka, the commander of Sira, came out of the fort to negotiate with Afzal Khan, but Afzal Khan treacherously killed him. like him would appreciate. Afzal Khan, Actor: Koi... Mil Gaya. He was a month short of his 65th birthday. Durban- born actor and comedian, Afzal Khan, has become a Covid-19 statistic after succumbing to the virus on Saturday, January 16. never a dull moment around Afzal. If Afzal Mehmood had not died, he would have lived with the label of a sexual harasser for the rest of his life. Africa, commissioned by the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown as part of [14] These actions alienated the local Hindu deshmukhs, who could have provided local support to Afzal Khan. Afzal Khan, along with Shahaji and some commanders of African origin, was deployed at the main gate of the Basavapattana fort. or. [17], Texts such as Afzal Khan Vadh and Shiva-Bharata claim that the goddess Bhavani appeared in Shivaji's dream, warning him of Afzal Khan's treacherous plans, and assuring him of victory. Sabhasad states that Gopinath bribed Afzal Khan's officers, and learned that Afzal Khan planned to arrest Shivaji at the meeting. Both Sabhasad and Chitnis Bakhar state that Shivaji's counsellors urged him to avoid losses by negotiating peace with Afzal Khan. Afzal Khan is best remembered for his campaign against Shivaji, the founder of the kingdom that later evolved into the Maratha Empire. Afzal Khan agreed to the demand: both Afzal Khan and Shivaji now entered inside the tent, each accompanied by three men - two soldiers and an envoy. [19], After learning these details from Gopinath, Shivaji pretended that he was scared of Afzal Khan, and refused to come to Wai for a meeting. K Asif saab of Mughal-e-Azam fame was one of them. Visualizza i profili delle persone che si chiamano Muhammad Afzal Khan su Facebook. RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 18th Feb, 2021 ) :President Jamaat Islami Public Relations wing and former Member National Assembly Ayesha Syed on Thursday expressed profound grief and sorrow over the death of Jamaat Islami leader and President Islamic Lawyers Movement Afzal Khan Advocate, who died after protracted illness. Shivaji then sent Krishnaji back to Afzal Khan with his own agent Gopinath Pant. The provocateur, Afzal, would gyrate [8], Sabhasad also supports the account of Afzal Khan's desecrations at Tuljapur and Pandharpur. impersonation with a South Indian twist? the main festival. Biografia. family birthdays and dinners. a minimal space at best. He was a month short of his 65th birthday. Ex Senator,MNA, Chiarman Distt Jhelum Kenge Nayaka then launched three successive attacks against him, but Afzal Khan forced him to retreat. Afzal Khan, a life celebrated. fame. He was imprisoned, and later killed for attempting to bribe a guard for his release. Tell Their Stories. He had captured territories ruled by other subordinates of Bijapur, and had negotiated with the Mughal emperor Aurangzeb, who had invaded the Bijapur Sultanate. She wanted vengeance for the murder of Shahaji, Shivaji’s father, in the captivity of Afzal Khan, and also for the death of her elder son, Sambhaji, also killed … The “Hanuman” face Meanwhile, Shivaji placed his soldiers in ambush at various intervals along the path leading to the meeting point. The play was critically acclaimed, and the He also [3] Randaula Khan sent Afzal Khan to capture Chikkanayakana Halli, whose chief (raja) offered to accept Bijapur's suzerainty. Mohammed Afzal Khan (Jhelum, 5 aprile 1958) è un politico britannico, membro del Partito Laburista e europarlamentare dal 2014 al 2017. work with him again and had proposed that to him a few months ago. Afzal Khan Vadh states that Afzal Khan challenged the goddess to show her some miracle. Following Afzal Khan's death the following year, Mohammad Azam Khan was proclaimed Amir of Afghanistan. to MJ’s BAD, while singing the lyrics [37], "Allow event to mark killing of Afzal Khan: Shiv Sena to BJP Govt", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Afzal_Khan_(general)&oldid=1008065096, All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 21 February 2021, at 10:54. He promised that he would use his influence in the Bijapur court to get the king to officially recognize Shivaji's control over Konkan and various forts. [15], At Wai, Afzal Khan wrote to local chiefs, seeking their support against Shivaji. We worked again four more times; The Coolie And, he had a gift for pulling faces. In the years since, whenever we met, Afzal would cracked me up every time! Afzal was Visualizza i profili delle persone di nome Mohammed Afzal Khan. [2], Randaula Khan then invaded Mysore, whose ruler Kanthirava Narasaraja I negotiated peace by paying 500,000 rupees to Bijapur. Afzal Khan then besieged the fort of Belur, joined by the main Bijapur army. Let us honour Afzal, a man of warm heart [16], Meanwhile, Afzal Khan's unchallenged march to Wai had greatly frightened Shivaji's followers. Finally, he declared that Shivaji was welcome to attend the Bijapur court, or be granted an exemption from personal attendance, if he so desired. [21], Before departing for the meeting, Shivaji left instructions for continuation of his government, in case he was killed at the meeting. humour. Tribute by who hardly had any formal training in the performing arts. [21], Afzal Khan left his camp at Par with an escort of 1,000 soldiers. , while singing the lyrics cracked me up every time! Born 1922 and died 1941. likes of the late greats Franz Dobrovsky and Allister Dube. Randaula Khan then formed an alliance with his former overlord Virabhadra, the former Nayaka of Ikkeri, and besieged Basavapattana. large joint family in Reservoir Hills, he was the last born and he lovingly How could we ever forget his Michael Jackson Shivaji was protected by his chain mail, and retaliated. After a four-month long siege, the local chief Venkatapati started peace negotiations, offering to cede the fort of Sakrepatna near Belur. [23] Afzal Khan insulted Shivaji by calling him a peasant (kunbi) boy, and Shivaji responded by calling him a son of a fry cook (bhatari). [33] The victory is also glorified in the local literature (see Powada). [3], Bijapur's victory over Kenge Nayaka frightened the other Nayakas of present-day Karnataka into accepting Bijapur's suzerainty. After losing 3,700 soldiers, Kenge Nayaka surrendered the fort, and agreed to pay Bijapur 4 million huns. worked steadily with a host of other names in the Durban theatre scene and experience we would never forget. in Tamil mumbo jumbo. ABOUT AFZAL KHAN MP. With the support of so many well-wishers like Ehsaan Khan, K Asif, Akhtar Begum Dilip Kumar ’s sister & K Asif's wife); Afzal Ahmed Khan got trained in all departments of film-making. Kenge Nayaka suggested that the march to these areas was difficult, and instead advised Bijapur to capture Bangalore. Since Afzal Khan had governed the Wai region in the past, and knew it well, he presumed that he did not need such local support. [34], An annual urs (death anniversary celebration) was held at Afzal Khan's tomb, but in the 1990s, right-wing Hindus objected to the alleged Muslim glorification of Afzal Khan as a martyr during the event. He later assumed John Rambo as his unofficial screen name taken from the Sylvester Stallone's character John Rambo.People on the TV stage set, had nicknamed him 'John Rambo' due to his … He entered the fort after a fierce battle, killed the guards, and captured the qasba - the central part of the fortified town. He was not someone you would forget easily and very rarely did I ever The defenders closed the fort gates before Afzal Khan could enter the fort, but Afzal Khan's contingent was soon reinforced by the main Bijapur army led by Randaula Khan. He rose to fame after appearing in a serial named “Guest House” which was aired in the year 1991. A comedic feast, to say the least. [8] However, his real objective was to find the enemy's military strength and intentions. both hilarious and compelling. The Mission. 8,368 people like this. He set up luxurious tents at the meeting place. India had blamed the attack on the parliament of the world's largest democracy on militants backed by Pakistan. Afzal’s death was sudden and shocking, and the worked steadily with a host of other names in the Durban theatre scene and 116 talking about this. [9] The contemporary English letters of the East India Company, the Dutch East India Company's Dagh-register, and the Portuguese records do not mention any desecration of temples by Afzal Khan. He then pretended to tremble with fear, and requested that Afzal Khan's companions withdraw to a distance. Memorialize Afzal's life with photos and stories about him/her and the Khan family history and genealogy. It was a big deal at the time, and it turned out to be an [2], The Bijapur commander Randaula Khan sent a force led by Afzal Khan to capture Sira. Afzal Khan may refer to: . For me it is certainly a case of gone too soon. Forgot account? deeply family orientated, something engrained in his upbringing. His soldiers encamped in scattered places, close to water bodies near the source of the Koyna River. The chief was allowed to keep control of the town (qasba) in exchange for 20,000 huns, but Afzal Khan took control of the fort. family birthdays and dinners. The provocateur, Afzal, would gyrate Afzal Khan (died 10 November 1659) was a medieval Indian commander who served the Adil Shahi dynasty of Bijapur, and fought against Shivaji. mark on the national theatre scene and there was no holding him back. Shivaji-Pratpa, Rairi Bakhar, 91 Qalami Bakhar, and Tarikh-i-Shivaji state that Afzal Khan's army numbered 12,000. experience we would never forget. A prophecy predicted his death on meeting Maratha General Shivaji. In 1659, the Bijapur government sent Afzal Khan to subjugate Shivaji, a former vassal who had started acting independently. earned him a Naledi Theatre nomination for Best Supporting Actor. One of these legends claims that he had a premonition about his death before he started his march against Shivaji. found his way into films and television as well. He also promised to secure further distinction and military equipment for Shivaji from Bijapur. the main festival. Raised in a The industry stalwart was … One of these chiefs was Virabhadra, the Nayaka of Ikkeri. The Afzal Khan Vadh equates Shivaji to Rama, and Afzal Khan to Ravana. He achieved so much for a man 8,767 people follow this. Encouraged by Afzal Khan's successes, the Bijapur forces attacked Kenge Nayaka's contingent from both sides. Covid-19 complications. director and playwright Rajesh Gopie. His well-equipped army had freely plundered the territory of Shivaji, who had confined himself to a fort instead of challenging Afzal Khan in an open battlefield. One day before the meeting, Afzal Khan marched to Par, a village near Pratapgad, via the Radtondi pass. Afzal Khan Cenotaph is a structure which reminds of violent history. It was a big deal at the time, and it turned out to be an [18], Shivaji took precautionary measures to defend himself against Afzal Khan: he put on thin chain mail and an iron cap under his clothes, and concealed two weapons: the bagh nakh ("tiger claws" or metal hooks attached to fingers), and a sword said to be "possessed" by the goddess. Afzal Khan, popularly known as John Rambo- is a most famed Pakistani actor.His skills are not just limited to acting, yet he is a great comedian as well who has the ability to enthrall the audience. shared stories of his childhood. He played an important role in the southern expansion of the Bijapur Sultanate by subjugating the Nayaka chiefs who had taken control of the former Vijayanagara territory. He was affectionate, effusive and he possessed a natural disposition towards Mohammad Afzal Khan (1811 – October 7, 1867; Pashto: محمد افضل خان‎) was the Emir of Afghanistan from 1865 to 1867. meet him without his wife Sumayya and his children by his side. in 2005, a popular radio drama for SABC radio in 2006, and. [29] According to Revington's letter, around 3,000 of Afzal Khan's soldiers died in the battle. [19] The envoy presented Shivaji as someone who respected Afzal Khan as an elder and an associate of his father, and as someone who was willing to submit easily. Afzal Khan (general) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Afzal Khan (died 20 November 1659) was a general who served the Adil Shahi dynasty of Bijapur Sultanate in India. Vithoji Haibat Rao, the deshmukh of Gunjan-Maval, was asked to bring a contingent to Javli in Afzal Khan's support. (restaged) at the Market Theatre in 2003 and The Playhouse Company mark on the national theatre scene and there was no holding him back. [24], Several legends about Afzal Khan's fatal campaign became popular in the following years. John Rambo rose to fame by playing a janitor nicknamed John Rambo in Pakistan Television Corporation's (PTV) famous comedy show "Guest House". Contact Afzal Khan MP on Messenger. He was a rare breed of a yesteryear person, the type [31] Another son - Fazl Khan - escaped along with Afzal Khan's wives with the support of Khandoji Khopde. He got his 60 wives killed before going for the meeting and war with Marathas as he did not want them to get remarried after his death. Afzal and Sumayya often came over to my home for [18], Shivaji treated Afzal Khan's envoy Krishnaji Bhaskar with respect, and met him secretly at night, urging him as a Hindu to divulge Afzal Khan's real intentions. cast brimmed with pride knowing that we had added an important chapter to our A shutdown was observed in Kashmir valley on Tuesday, the eighth death anniversary of Afzal Guru, the 2001 Parliament attack convict who was … His word was his bond, and he was never late for a rehearsal, nor did he Afzal and Sumayya often came over to my home for and comedic generosity that lived and died in the time of Corona. And, he had a gift for pulling faces. on Hope Street at the Market Theatre in 2017, for which his performance Our Story. fellow actor, Afzal Khan passed away at St Augustine’s hospital in Durban from Log In. I met Afzal in 2001, and immediately liked him. The earliest sources that describe the episode include: 10 Nov- the battle of Pratapgarh when shivaji killed Afzal Khan. [25] This event is remembered in a Marathi language idiom Hōtā Jivā Mhaṇun Vāchlā Shivā ("Because of Jiva; Shivaji survived the attack"). The rest of Afzal Khan's body was buried in Javli. [24] Afzal Khan then rushed out of the tent; his companion Sayyid Banda attacked Shivaji, but was killed by Jiva Mahala. likes of the late greats Franz Dobrovsky and Allister Dube. to MJ’s. [8] Shivaji had taken up residence in the newly-fortified Pratapgad, and Afzal Khan's desecration of Hindu sites was probably aimed at provoking Shivaji into leaving the safety of the fort. Khandoji Khopde agreed to support Afzal Khan on the condition that he would be made the deshmukh of Rohidkhore, which was held by Shivaji's loyalist Kanhoji Jedhe. However, Shivaji's envoy Gopinath argued that such a large escort would scare Shivaji away from the meeting, and convinced Afzal Khan to bring only two soldiers to the meeting, just like Shivaji. Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan (Urdu: رانا محمد افضل خان ‎; 22 February 1949 – 27 September 2019) was a Pakistani politician, businessman and Army officer who served as leader of PML-N, and Minister of State for Finance and Economic Affairs in the Abbasi cabinet from December 2017 to May 2018. According to Shiva-Bharata (1674), composed under Shivaji's patronage, Afzal Khan's army started its march amid several evil omens, such as falling meteors and thunderbolts in cloudless sky. [8] He left for the meeting accompanied by two soldiers - his expert swordsman Jiva Mahala and Shambhuji Kavji, each of whom carried two swords and a shield. In reality, he had stationed his soldiers in ambush in every cave, and concealed a bichuwa (dagger), which he used to treacherously attack Afzal Khan. [8] Afzal Khan agreed, and accordingly, Shivaji ordered his men to clear forest and create a path from Wai to Pratapgad. On Saturday night at 8.30 pm, my friend and fellow actor, Afzal Khan passed away at St Augustine’s hospital in Durban from Covid-19 complications. [24], Afzal Khan's head was presented before the goddess Bhavani and Shivaji's mother Jijabai as a trophy, and later buried under the "Abdullah Tower" at Pratapgad. He also a minimal space at best. The Bijapur army captured the fort, and handed it over to Kenge Nayaka, while sending the captured wealth to Bijapur. I would have loved to Amid the decline of the Vijayanagara Empire, the Bijapur government campaigned against the Nayaka chiefs who had taken control of the former Vijayanagara territory. Sign In Sign In ... We do not have a death date according to our records. Subsequently, Kenge Nayaka rebelled against Bijapur, and asserted independence at Basavapattana, where he raised an army of 70,000 soldiers to guard the fort. Accordingly, Afzal Khan left most of his escort at a short distance from the meeting place, and came to meet Shivaji in a palki (litter (vehicle)), accompanied by five men: two soldiers, his expert swordsman Sayyid Banda, and the Brahmin envoys Krishnaji and Gopinath. The severed head of Khan was sent to Rajgarh to be shown to Jijabai, Shivaji’s mother. Kenge Nayaka (or Keng Nayak), the chief of Basavapattana and a discontented tributary of Virabhadra, helped the Bijapur army capture Ikkeri in exchange for 100,000 rupees, forcing Virabhadra to flee to Bednur. About See All. impersonation with a South Indian twist? See More. He is credited as Rambo in many of his movies. Afzal Khan had hidden a small dagger and Shivaji wore armour underneath his clothes with a concealed weapon in one hand. On Saturday night at 8.30 pm, my friend and [5] The earliest sources that describe the episode include:[6], Shivaji was a son of the Bijapur's general Shahaji, who had fought alongside Afzal Khan. See more of Afzal Khan MP on Facebook. Community See All. [19] Shivaji's envoy proposed a negotiation meeting with only a few bodyguards at Javli, located near the foot of the Pratpagad fort. [28], After Afzal Khan's killing, Shivaji's Maratha troops, hidden in the forest, came out and routed the Bijapur army at the Battle of Pratapgad,[24] on 20 November 1659 (10 November 1659 in Julian calendar). Covid-19 complications. A comedic feast, to say the least. He achieved so much for a man Mohammad Afzal Khan (1811 – October 7, 1867; Pashto: محمد افضل خان ‎) was the Emir of Afghanistan from 1865 to 1867. He administered Shahaji's fiefs in the Pune region, and had started acting independently of the Bijapur government. He later assumed John Rambo as his unofficial screen-name borrowed from Sylvester Stallone's iconic character. Go in peace my dear friend. [30] Two of Afzal Khan's sons were captured by Shivaji's soldiers. recount so much of that tour; random moments, a collage of memories that only someone avoid hard work and long hours in our creative endeavor. Afzal Khan, a life celebrated. He had made his Odyssey, a story about indentured labour and the coming of Indians to South Visualizza i profili delle persone di nome Afzal Kha Afzal Khan. Afzal Khan (general) (died 1659), Bijapuri general Afzal Khan (actor) (born 1966), Pakistani actor Mir Afzal Khan, former Pakistani politician; Afzal Khan Lala (1926–2015), Pashtun nationalist; Afzal Khan (British politician) (born 1958), UK Member of Parliament and former Member of the European Parliament Afzal Ahmed Khan, Indian film director and producer His clarifications, his pleas, his story, and his pain went unheard. After a peace treaty with the Mughals, and the general acceptance of Ali Adil Shah II as the king, the Bijapur government became more stable, and turned its attention towards Shivaji. He was a month short of his 65. a story about indentured labour and the coming of Indians to South www.afzalkhan.org.uk. The “Hanuman” face He went on the desecrate the Hindu temples at Pandharpur and Shingnapur (Shambhu Mahadev). He had made his The various sources differ regarding who killed Afzal Khan, and how:[27], Muntakhab-al Lubab, a work by the Mughal chronicler Khafi Khan, attributes the treachery to Shivaji instead: it states that Shivaji feigned humility and tears while approaching Afzal Khan, confessing his sins and asking for forgiveness after every 3-4 steps. However, Afzal Khan’s legacy should be The text states that Afzal Khan first came to Tuljapur, where he destroyed the idol of Shivaji's family goddess Bhavani, and slaughtered a cow (considered holy by the Hindus) in front of her temple. [36][37] In 2014, the state passed a resolution banning exhibition of paintings of Shivaji killing Afzal Khan, after some Muslim groups objected to such a painting. Afzal Kohistani, a brother of the men in the video, has now been killed too. How could we ever forget his Michael Jackson [7], Ali Adil Shah II was a minor whose mother had been the de-facto ruler since the mid-1640s, when his father had fallen seriously ill. In 2002, I cast him in my play, The Coolie [22], Shivaji, who was waiting at a distance from the meeting place, demanded that Sayyid Banda leave the tent where the meeting was scheduled. [20], The place chosen for the meeting was a crest located below Pratapgad, overlooking the Koyna River valley. In exchange for this advice, Kenge Nayaka demanded the fort of Sira, which was located on the way to Bangalore. Majority of Kashmiris were incensed when in 2013, Mohammad Afzal Guru was secretly hanged in a New Delhi jail on charges of being involved in a 2001 parliament attack that killed 14 people, including five gunmen. He returned two years after the death of Khoshal Khan (1100/1689) to assume the chieftainship of the Khattak tribe, which he held for sixty-one years. [32] The Maratha texts state that many of Afzal Khan's men were killed, but those who surrendered were invited to join Shivaji. Afzal Khan was arrested by the Mughals in 1098/1686-87 and carried to Kabul. [16], According to Sabhasad, Afzal Khan then sent his envoy Krishnaji Bhaskar to Shivaji, declaring that he was a great friend of Shivaji's father Shahaji. Email: afzal.khan.mp@parliament.uk Further details Promoted by Tom Williams on behalf of Afzal Khan, both of BMHC, College Road, Whalley Range, Manchester, M16 8BP. Kenge Nayaka subsequently switched his allegiance to Bangalore, but then re-joined Bijapur, and convinced the Bangalore ruler Kempe Gowda to surrender his fort to Bijapur. They formed an organization called Pratapgarh Utsav Samiti, and started organizing "Shiv Pratap Din" ("Shivaji Glorification Day") to celebrate Shivaji's victory over Afzal Khan. Afzal Khan tried to stab Shivaji in the back while trying to embrace him. He pretended to embrace Shivaji, but then quickly stabbed him with a concealed weapon. He was killed at a truce negotiation meeting with Shivaji, and his army was defeated at the Battle of Pratapgad. was not to be. [26], Afzal Khan was subsequently killed and beheaded. Afzal Khan's bio. [1] Subsequently, the Bijapur government decided to capture the forts of Adoni and Tadipatri, which were ruled by friends of Kenge Nayaka. fellow actor, Afzal Khan passed away at St Augustine’s hospital in Durban from [4], Afzal Khan is best remembered for his campaign against Shivaji, the founder of the kingdom that later evolved into the Maratha Empire. country’s burgeoning democracy, one in which Indian stories previously occupied Afzal Khan (Urdu: افضل خان) better known as John Rambo, is a Pakistani actor and comedian.He rose to fame by playing a janitor nicknamed John Rambo on PTV's famous comedy show Guest House (1991). country’s burgeoning democracy, one in which Indian stories previously occupied This living biography of Afzal Khan memorializes Afzal's life with photos and stories about him and the Khan's family history and genealogy. earned him a Naledi Theatre nomination for Best Supporting Actor. Afzal Khan’s son managed to escape with help from Maratha generals including Khandaji Khopade, another of many blunders committed by the Hindus against their struggle against Muslim invaders. [12] Nicholas Gier claims that Maratha sources exaggerate the strength of Afzal Khan's forces in order to glorify Shivaji's victory, stating that it had as many as 35,000 infantry; 12,000 cavalry; and 500 cannons. Afzal held his own amongst a cast that boasted the His kids teased, “Papa cries for everything”. The Shri-Shiva-Prabhuche compares the conflict to the legendary Kurukshetra War, equating Shivaji to Bhima and Afzal Khan to Duryodhana. After waking up, Shivaji prayed to the goddess, and resolved to either win against Afzal Khan or die fighting. [35] The Samiti observed the day at the Pratapgad fort from 1996 to 2004, when the Congress-NCP-led state government banned the politicized celebration because of provocative speeches and riots at the event. 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