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Maharana Pratap Jayanti: Many facts related to the weight of Maharana Pratap’s spear are shared on social media. So today we know what is the truth of this weight and in reality how much was the weight of the spear.
Maharana Pratap Jayanti: Maharana Pratap’s birth anniversary is being celebrated from social media to alleys. On the occasion of Maharana Pratap’s birth anniversary, people are sharing many poems written on Maharana on social media and talking about his valor and sacrifice. When the valor of Maharana Pratap is talked about, then there is definitely talk of the battle of Haldighati, his horse Chetak and his weapons. Actually, many types of facts are shared on the internet regarding the weight of his spear, armor etc., in which many facts are also wrong.
In such a situation, today we tell you what was the weight of his spear, armor etc. and what facts are shared on the internet regarding the weight of his spear. After this you will be able to understand how much was the weight of the last Maharana Pratap’s weapons.
What is it called on the Internet?
It has been said in many reports that the weight of Maharana Pratap’s spear was 81 kg and his chest armor was 72 kg. At the same time, the weight of his spear, armor, shield as well as two swords is also said to be very high. It is said that Maharana Pratap used to carry a weight of about 208 kg with him. Apart from this, some people even tell this weight up to 500 kg and tell about the bravery of Maharana Pratap regarding the weight of weapons.
What is reality?
You will be surprised to know that the reality is something else. Yes, the weight of his spear was not 81 kg, but much less than that. The truth of the weight of Maharana Pratap’s spear is found in the City Palace Museum in Udaipur. Actually, the weapons of Maharana Pratap have been kept here and official information about his weight has been given. Let us inform that a board has also been installed in Udaipur Museum, in which it has been told that the total weight of Maharana Pratap’s personal weapon is 35 kg.
Let us tell you that Maharana Pratap used to go to the battlefield with a weight of only 35 kg and his spear is also included in this 35 kg. In such a situation, it is believed that the weight of Pratap’s spear was about 17 kg. In this context, Udaipur ATO (Assistant Tourism Officer) Jitendra Mali also confirmed to NewsNCR that the weight of Maharana Pratap’s total weapon was 35 kg, which included the spear.
Many stories about the Haldi Ghati war
It is said that during the battle of Haldi Ghati, Maharana Pratap questioned his Chetak horse and attacked the opponent by jumping up to the elephant’s head with a spear in his hand. Apart from this, many types of stories are also prevalent on social media about Chetak’s leap. Let us tell you that in the battle of Haldighati, Mewar’s army was very small in front of Akbar’s army. After this, the army of Mewar also suffered a lot in the war.
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