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    • Jitendra N Prajapati, PhD, PDF

      Who Are the Prajapati?

      Kumhar, Kumbhkar or Kumbhar (Punjabi: ਕੁਮਹਾਰ, Urdu: کتعہطد,Hindi: कु्म्हार); also popularly known as Prajapati, is a caste or community of India, mainly belonging to the Hindu religion. The word "Kumhar" literally means "potter" in Indian languages, pottery being the...

      Tags: Prajapati, Caste, Pot, Potter, Pottery, Hindu, Religion, Who, Kumhar

      • Jitendra N Prajapati, PhD, PDF

        Prajapati surname in Gujrat, India

        We are called the Prajapati community. There is a large number of Prajapati community living around the globe. The larger portion of our Community has been divided into different parts of the country. In Gujarat, the whole prajapati community is divided mostly in under-mentioned groups: &nb...

        Tags: Prajapati, Caste, Pot, Potter, Pottery, Hindu, Religion, Who, Kumhar, Gujrat

        • Proud Prajapati

          Kumhar/Prajapati of Gujrat

               The large number of Prajapati Community people live all around the world. Amongst them, the Prajapati Community of Gujrat is considered to be highly educated.    The Prajapati Community population in India alone is approximately 7 million, in Gujarat; the who...

          Tags: Gujrat, Community, Caste

          • Proud Prajapati

            Understanding Kumhar and Prajapati caste

            Kumhar - A Punjabi prospective  Per old Indian mythology the Kumhar are offspring of Lord Braham (Prajapati). This is why in some places in India the Kumhar use Pajapati / Prajapat as a surname according to Indian caste system. Where Are they Located? The Kumhar can be found thro...

            Tags: Understanding, Kumhar, Prajapati, caste, Panjab