Kanhoji Angre Samadhi , Alibaug
About Kanhoji Angre Samadhi
Kanhoji Angre was a notable Navy Chief of the Maratha Navy in the 18th century. He fought against the British, Dutch and Portugese. Despite the attempts of all these foreign powers he remained undefeated until his death. This Samadhi of Kanhoji Angre is a seemingly withering dilapidated fort, but is still a tourist magnet. It is an eight faced structure with beautiful ethereal carvings on its pillars.