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Is Maheshwari a low caste?

Is Maheshwari a low caste?

Maheshwari, also spelled Maheshvari, is a Hindu caste of India, originally from what is now the state of Rajasthan. Their traditional occupation is that of commerce and as such they form part of the wider [[brahmin] occupation-based community that also includes castes such as the Khandelwals, Oswals and Agrawals.

Who is Kabra caste?

Kabra caste is last name of many people in Indian subcontinent. Kabra caste definition is (Spotted.) One of the 72 sections of Maheshri Bania.. Kabra caste is one of the many castes subcastes of India.

Who are Kothari caste?

Kothari caste is last name of many people in Indian subcontinent. Kothari caste definition is (A store-keeper from kotha a store-room.) A section of Oswal and Maheshri Banias.. Kothari caste is one of the many castes subcastes of India.

What is the meaning of Kashyap gotra?

Indian (northern states): Hindu name based on the name of a gotra (an exogamous group among Brahmans and some other communities) called Kashyap. It was the name of a celebrated Hindu sage, from Sanskrit kašyapa, a word with many meanings, including ‘tortoise’ and ‘deer’.

Which caste is Oswal?

The Oswal (sometimes spelled Oshwal or Osval) are a Jain & Hindu community with origins in the Marwar region of Rajasthan , India and Tharparkar district in Sindh.They are of Rajput descendants.

How many gotra are there in Nepal?

There are 49 established Hindu gotras today all of which are itself or evolved from those earlier seven gotras. Some sources say that there are 284 khas surnames today. In many cases people get confused in Caste and Gotra.

Which caste is Soni?

The Soni are a Hindu caste found throughout India. They are traditionally goldsmiths in the state of Rajasthan.

How many caste are there in baniya?

There are six subgroups among the Bania—the Bisa or Vaish Aggarwal, Dasa or Gata Aggarwal, Saralia, Saraogi or Jain, Maheshwari or Shaiva and Oswal. The Bisa believe that they are descendents of the 17 snake daughters of Bashak Nag (cobra) who married the 17 sons of Ugarsain.

Is Kashyap lower caste?

The Kashyap Rajput are a caste in India. They are sometimes called the Koshyal or Kanshilya….Kashyap (caste)

Language(s) Hindi, English
Region of origin Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Chandigarh, Punjab, Haryana , Himachal Pradesh, Jammu Kashmir, Ladhakh
Other names
Short form(s) Mehra, Mehra Rajput

Who is the richest Jain in India?

1. GAUTAM ADANI (Adani Group.) Richest Jain and the second richest Indian, Gautam adani, owner of Adani Group, a multinational Indian conglomerate company, headquartered in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. India’s largest port developer and operator.