Know about the love story of Prithviraj Chauhan and Sanyogita

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Kannauj’s princess Sanyogita was in love with her father’s enemy, how did this love story begin?

The name of King Prithviraj Chauhan is included in the Mahavirs of India. His heroic stories still resonate in the corridors of Rajasthan, which is why Prithviraj Chauhan is a famous name in the history of our country. You will get to read about Prithviraj Chauhan in many historical books of India. It is known to all that Prithviraj Chauhan was a brave warrior, but very few people know that he was also a lover. Discussions of their love story are found in the folk tales and books of Rajasthan.

In today’s article, we will tell you about the love story of heroic warrior Prithviraj Chauhan and Rani Sanyogita, which was no less than a film. In this love story, you will get both thrill and emotion in abundance, so what is the delay, let’s know about this historical love story-

Who was Queen Sanyogita-

Most people know about Prithvi Raj Chauhan, but not much information has been given in history about Sanyogita. Let us tell you that Sanyogita was the daughter of King Jaichand of Kannauj, whose beauty was discussed far and wide. She was also called by names like Kantimati and Sanjukta in her childhood.

This is how love started-

It is believed that once a famous painter came to the court of King Jaichand. The painter had brought photographs of many kings and queens with him. One of those paintings was also of Prithviraj Chauhan. Seeing the picture, Sanyogita lost her heart. After this, when that painter showed Sanyogita’s picture to Prithviraj Chauhan, he also fell in love with Sanyogita. Seeing only one picture like this, both of them gave heart to each other.

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Prithviraj Chauhan disliked Sanyogita’s father-

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There is definitely a villain in every love story, the villain of this story was Raja Jaichand, the father of the princess. While Sanyogita lost her heart to Prithviraj Chauhan, Raj Jaichand hated her. During the time Prithviraj Chauhan was ruling in Delhi, the Swayamvara of Princess Sanyogita was organized. The kings and princes of different states were called in this swayamvara.

Prithvi Chauhan got this invitation, but his feudatories felt wrong in this matter. Due to which Prithviraj declined this invitation. This rave of Prithviraj enraged the king, after which Jaichand made an idol of Prithviraj Chauhan at the door of the Yagya Mandap and got him installed as the gatekeeper. Through this decision, King Jaichand wants to humiliate Prithviraj, but it happened which no one expected.

Sanyogita garlanded the idol of Prithviraj-

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Swayamvar was organized in the Raj Mahal. Sanyogita was very angry with her father’s decision to install the idol. When the swayamvara started, Sanyogita was asked to choose one king, then she refused to do the swayamvara. But when he came to know that Prithviraj Chauhan did not come, he decided to garland his idol on the door.

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The film story became

As soon as Sanyogita proceeded to wear the idol, Prithviraj reached there. Seeing this, Sanyogita was very happy and she put a garland around the neck of Prithviraj Chauhan. With this, the swayamvara of both of them was completed. Prithviraj Chauhan came straight to Delhi from Swayamvar.

This love story made because of the Afghan invader-

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It is believed that King Jaichand always had enmity with Prithviraj Chauhan. Due to which the king had invited the Muslim ruler of Afghanistan, Mohammad Ghori, to attack Prithviraj Chauhan to take revenge on him. In history we find that there are 17 wars between Mohammad Ghori and Prithviraj Chauhan. In which Ghori has to face defeat in the battle 16 times, while Ghori wins in the 17th battle and takes King Prithviraj Chauhan captive. But with the help of his intelligence, Prithviraj Chauhan manages to kill Ghori.

So this was the immortal love story of Prithviraj Chauhan and Sanyogita. If you liked this article of ours, then like and share it, as well as stay connected with every life for such information.

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