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Veer Jiva Mahale Punyatithi – Vir Jiva Mahale Death Anniversary

Veer Jiva Mahale (1635 - 1710) was the bodyguard of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. His death or punyatithi is annually observed in Paush month. Jiva Mahale Punyadin 2025 date is  January 4.

A great soldier and unsung hero, Jiva Mahale saved Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj by killing Bijapur's general Afzal Khan.

Veer Jiva Mahale punyadin is annually observed on Paush Shukla Paksha Panchami Tithi or the fifth day during the waxing phase of moon in Paush month as per traditional Hindu lunar calendar followed in Maharashtra.