The united forces of Ahmednuggur and bijapur entered that country, plundered it, and marched home again, laden with booty.
She had been for some years queen and dowager-regent of bijapur.
In 1686 the city of bijapur was taken by Aurangzeb in person, and in the following year Golconda also fell.
Inside these walls the bijapur kings bade defiance to all comers.
This is the junction for bijapur, one of the most ancient cities of India, and once the capital of the Deccan.
Sivaji was the son of a distinguished soldier named Shahji, in the service of the King of bijapur.
Within the citadel are the remains of Hindu temples, which prove that bijapur was an important town in pre-Mahommedan times.
When the Mogul Empire absorbed the bijapur kingdom he defied the emperor.
The bijapur Veddas have a yearly feast to their ancestors to prevent the dead bringing sickness into the house.
This magnificent palace, where so many scenes historic in the bijapur dynasty occurred, is now the abode of hundreds of pigeons.