Dharmapuri-Fort




  • Name of the Fort:
  • Dharmapuri
  • Difficulty Level:
  • Easy
  • Endurance Level:
  • Easy

About Fort

  • Base Village:
  • Parali
  • How to Reach:
  • Parli Vaijnath Rail Way Station are the very nearby railway stations to Dharmapuri. How ever Nanded Rail Way Station is major railway station 99 KM near to Dharmapuri
  • District:
  • Beed
  • Region:
  • Marathwada
  • Route:
  • History
  • It is a historical place since the Khilji Dynasty, and it was one of the Sarkar Subah Berar in the medieval period. The fort is known for the great Muslim saint Hazrat Burhanuddin "BAGH SAWAR WALI" and it is said that many white tigers were seen with the hazrat at that time. ADLI BEG or ATALU BEG erected many Arabic Scripts and the "TUP" named "KADAK BIJLI". It is also the birthplace of Aurangzeb's great grand son. Sardar Beg Mirza and Qader Beg Mirza were the hereditary descendant of Mughal Dynasty in the 18th century.They to stay near Argaon 9 km away from Hiwarkhed because Shah Beg Subedar of Berar was holding the fort. It is located in the Akot Taluka,Akola District, Berar (also called Amravati Division)at coordinates of 21o 15' N and 77o 4' E. The closest city is Akot which is 18 km away. It is at the southern most tip of the Satpura Hills at an elevation of 3161 feet(912 m) above sea level.[1]Currently, this area falls within the Melghat Tiger Reserve.
  • Description:
  • Dharmapuri is a Village in Parali V . Taluka in Beed District of Maharashtra State, India. It belongs to Marathwada region . It belongs to Aurangabad Division . It is located 97 KM towards East from District head quarters Beed. 453 KM from State capital Mumbai Dharmapuri is surrounded by Ambajogai Taluka towards west , Sonpeth Taluka towards North , Gangakhed Taluka towards East , Renapur Taluka towards South .Parli , Manjlegaon , Pathri , Manwath are the nearby Cities to Dharmapuri. This Place is in the border of the Beed District and Parbhani District. Parbhani District Sonpeth is North towards this place .