VISHALGADH (Jagir)


VILLAGES: 66 REVENUE: 319,000Rs (1930)
ACCESSION: 1956
LOCATION: Kolhapur DYNASTY: Deshastha Brahmin RELIGION: Hindu
AREA: 608.65 (1901) POPULATION: 30,807 (1921)




PRESENT RULER: Shrimant ADITYARAJ KRISHNARAO Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh since 3rd December 2009.
married and has issue, one son.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The founder of the state was a younger son of the ruler of Aundh. Rulers were ......
  • Shrimant Parusharam Trimbak Pant Pratinidhi Shamsher Bahadur, Chief of Aundh 1699/1718, born 1660, granted the title of Pratinidhi in 1697, married and had issue. He died 27th May 1718.
    • Shrimant Jagjivan Rao Parusharam, Chief of Aundh.
    • Shrimant Krishnaji Parusharam Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
    • Shrimant Trimbak Rao Pant, died sp.
    • Shrimant Shrinawas Rao Parusharam [Shripat Rao], Chief of Aundh.
  • Shrimant KRISHNAJI PARUSHARAM Pant Pratinidhi, founder of Vishalgad, married and had issue.
    • Shrimant Gangadhar Rao Pant, married and had issue.
      • Meherban Shrimant Shrinawas Rao Gangadhar [Bhagwant Rao], Chief of Aundh.
    • Shrimant Amrutrao Krishnaji Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
    • Shrimant Trimbakrao Krishnaji Pant
    • Shrimant Shivram Krishnaji Pant
  • Shrimant AMRUTRAO KRISHNAJI Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, married and had issue.
    • Shrimant Krishnaji Amrutrao Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
  • Shrimant KRISHNAJI AMRUTRAO Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, married and had issue.
    • Shrimant Abajirao Krishnaji Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
  • Shrimant ABAJIRAO KRISHNAJI Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, married and had issue.
    • Shrimant Trimbakrao Abajirao Pant
    • Shrimant Anandrao Abajirao Pant
    • Shrimant Bhagwantrao Abajirao Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
    • Shrimant Shripatrao Abajirao Pant
  • Shrimant BHAGWANTRAO ABAJIRAO Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, married and had adoptive issue only.
    • (A) Shrimant Madhavrao Bhagwantrao Pant
    • (A) Shrimant Amrutrao Bhagwantrao Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
  • Shrimant AMRUTRAO BHAGWANTRAO Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, married and had issue.
    • Shrimant Krishnaji Amrutrao Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
  • Shrimant KRISHNAJI AMRUTRAO Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, married and had issue.
    • Shrimant Abajirao Krishnaji Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
  • Shrimant ABAJIRAO KRISHNAJI alias AbaSaheb Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh 1891/-, born 1868, educated at Rajaram College, Kolhapur and at Elphinstone College, Bombay; he was invested with administrative powers by the Political Agent on behalf of HH the Maharaja of Kolhapur in November 1891 (#2 p.16); married and had issue, three sons.
    • Shrimant Bhawanrao Abajirao alias Abasaheb Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
  • Shrimant BHAWANRAO ABAJIRAO Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, educated at the University of Bombay; married and had issue.
    • Shrimant Trimnakrao Bhawanrao [Appa Saheb] Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
  • Shrimant TRIMBAKRAO BHAWANRAO [APPA SAHEB] Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, born about 1913, married Soubhagyavati Shailajabai Ghorpade, daughter of Yuvaraj Venkatrao Narayanrao Ghorpade of Ichalkaranji, and his wife, Shrimant Soubhagyavati Anubai Vahinisaheb Ghorpade, and had issue. He died after 1962.
    • Shrimant Krishnarao Trimnakrao Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
    • Shrimant Jagjivanrao Trimnakrao Pant
  • Shrimant KRISHNARAO TRIMBAKRAO Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh, born 21st March 1935, married and had issue. He died 3rd December 2009.
    • Shrimant Adityaraj Krishnarao Pant Pratinidhi (qv)
  • Shrimant ADITYARAJ KRISHNARAO Pant Pratinidhi, Chief of Vishalgadh (see above)
1. "List Of Ruling Princes And Chiefs In Political Relations With The Government Of Bombay And Their Leading Officials Nobles And Personages", Calcutta: Government of India Central Publication Branch, 1931