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Maratha (1674-1818)
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The term “Maratha” has a wide range of meaning. In its widest sense, it denotes the people of Maharashtra in general who speak the Marathi languag…

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Kotani, H., “Maratha (1674-1818)”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of Hinduism Online, Editor-in-Chief Associate Editors Knut A. Jacobsen, Helene Basu, Angelika Malinar, Vasudha Narayanan. Consulted online on 22 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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