A composition made of both prose and poetry is referred as 'Champu'. This poetry is composed by Poet Jayram Pindye during year 1653 to 1658. Even though, it is named as 'Radha Madhavvilas' it is a detailed character description of Shivaji Maharaj. It is clear that this poetry is narrated by the poet himself to Shahaji Maharaj in person. Hence this book has utmost important as a historic novel.
The book's one third part is in Sanskrit language and the other is the description of Shahaji. Poet Jayram Pindye had been acquainted with Shahaji for long and has compiled some instances in Shahaji's darbar.
The book has a detailed preface of around 200 pages which is a research profile of the Sanskrit poetry with all round factors taken into consideration. He also covers the details in Shahaji's life history with more related historic research details like Shivaji, Jijabai, Political situation, some battles and other castes in Maharashtra.