Lohtamia Rajput

Lohtamia Rajputs Lohtamias are a clan of Rajputs based in Bihar.They migrated to Rajnagar and occupied multiple villages in the area with all Lohtamias claiming descent from a common ancestor. During the 17th century, they occupied a fort known as Rajnagar garh, the remains of which are still visible today. Elders from the community state … Continue reading Lohtamia Rajput

Badgujar Rajputs

Badgujar Rajput Badgujar are an interesting clan of Rajputs. Their historic kingdoms and settlements were concentrated in northeast Rajasthan, western UP, and MP. As per their traditions, the Badgujar Rajputs are descended from Lava, the elder son of Bhagwan Rama who ruled over Ayodhya in the epic era. In later times they migrated eastward, settling … Continue reading Badgujar Rajputs

Rajput clans

**Suryavanshi Badgujar/birgoojar also called Raghav LohtamiaKhadadMadhadSikarwarTaparia ** Kachwaha ShekhawatSrinetRajawatNarukaNathawatSheobramhpotaKalyanotKhangarot *** Bhalwal*** Jamwal (ruling clan of Jammu and kashmir)*** Sambyal or Samyal*** Minhas or Manhas*** Jasrotia*** Baghel***Jaryal **Sengar ***Jagmanpur, Kanar ***Bhareh ***Ruru ***Datia ***Lakhnesar, Ballia **Pundir - Dhama/Dayma/Dahima [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pundir] **Sikarwar (Sikerwal)** Guhila/Gehlot/Guhilote/Gahlot*** Sisodia**** Chundawat**** Mahthan**** Ranawat**** Ahra or Aharya**** Shaktawat****Chandrawat **Gaur/Gour, Gotra ** Surwar Rajputs ** … Continue reading Rajput clans

Agnivanshi Rajputs

In Indian culture, the Agnivanshi are people who claim descent from Agni, the Vedic god of fire. The Agnivanshi lineage (Agnivansha or Agnikula) is one of the three lineages into which the Rajput clans are divided, the others being the Suryavanshi (descended from Surya, the sun god) and the Chandravanshi (descended from Chandra, the moon god). According to medieval legends, there are four Agnivanshi … Continue reading Agnivanshi Rajputs

Chandravanshi Rajputs

According to Hindu mythology , the Chandravansh or the Lunar dynasty is one of the four principal houses of the Kshatriya varna, or warrior–ruling caste.This legendary dynasty was descended from the moon (Soma or Chandra) According to the Mahabharata, the dynasty's progenitor ila ruled from  Prayag, while his son Shashabindu ruled in the country of Bahli. The great sage Vishwamitra the son of … Continue reading Chandravanshi Rajputs

The main lineages

 THE MAIN LINEAGES Rajputs who are descended from the thirty-six royal Kshatriya clans mentioned in the sacred books, the Puranas, and in the two great Indian epics, the “Mahabharata” and the “Ramayana”, are classified into three basic lineages (vanshas or vamshas):Suryavanshies:or Raghuvanshies (the clans of the Solar dynasty), descended through Manu, Ikshvaku, Harischandra, Raghu, Dasaratha and Rama. … Continue reading The main lineages