5 Inspiring Qualities To Learn From Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji’s Yesubai

We are impressed by these personality traits. Which one is your favourite?

1. Determination to learn

A scene from Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji.
A scene from Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji.

Yesubai was the daughter of Pilajirao Shirke- a Maratha Sardar and the queen of Chhatrapati Sambhaji. In Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji, we see Yesubai was ready to learn the political conditions plaguing her husband’s mind. Always yearning to understand, Yesubai kept herself informed about the courtly problems.

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2. Being Sambhaji's equal

Prajakta Gaikwad As Yesubai In Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji
Prajakta Gaikwad as Yesubai in Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji

Back then, a King was allowed to have as many wives as he pleased for political alliances. Even though Yesubai had consorts, but she stepped alongside Sambhaji while being his equal.  The royal couple spoke politics and courtly matters during their horse riding sessions.  Her intellectual mind and ability to comprehend made her a memorable queen.

3. Inborn fierceness

Profile Picture Of Prajakta Gaikwad As Yesubai In Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji
Profile picture of Prajakta Gaikwad as Yesubai in Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji

Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji shows us the strength Yesubai bore emotionally. She understood Sambhaji’s royal position and gave her opinions without mincing words. More importantly, Maharaj listened to what she had to say and made his decisions accordingly.

4. Tolerance and selfless attitude

Profile Picture Of Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji Actress Prajakta Gaikwad Aka Yesubai
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Yesubai’s smartness contributed to her tolerance for others. During her years of imprisonment, these two qualities went hand-in-hand and helped her survive under the crude conditions.

5. Braveness to face the worst situations

Prajakta Gaiwad from Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji
Prajakta Gaiwad from Swarajyarakshak Sambhaji.

She had a major influence over Shambhu Raje. Even when she, along with her husband was in captivity, Yesubai was  Sambhaji’s backbone. Her loyalty towards Swarajya did not deter will being a refugee for numerous years.

Which of the above qualities are you impressed with? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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