Maharana Pratap, is the name of a glorious and towering personality, who is the embodiment of courage , bravery, self respect, patriotism and the spirit of independence. Born on 9 May, 1540 Maharana Pratap possess an excellent physique,character and sagacity along with high morality. He was enthroned in 1572 and struggled for the independence of his motherland and the preservation of Indian moral values till he breathed his last. In 1576,Maharana Pratap displayed unbounded courage and bravery in the battle of Haldighati. After the historical and decisive victory in the battle of Dewair in 1582, he led Mewar State on the path of social and cultural advancement and made Chawand his capital in 1585 . He left for his heavenly abode 409 years ago in 1597. He personified divine qualities. His enlightening deeds still continue to shine brightly in the mind , heart and soul of Indian people. His name will continue to glitter in the pages of world history forever.