Results for "Kumhar"


    • 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

          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

          • Prajapati Informer

            Gotra/Clan of Kumhar's / Prajapati

            Following are the list of Gotra/Clan of Kumhar's Ahetan अहीतान - ਅਹੀਤਾਨ Akku अक्कू - ਅੱਕੂ Baaj बाज - ਬਾਜ Behgal बहगल-ਬਹਗਲ Baiwal Benipal बेणीपाल - ਬੇਣੀਪਾਲ Bharapadhriya Bhopal :ਭੋਪਾਲ (ਮਿੱਟੀ ਦੇ ਭਾਲ਼ੂ ਜਾਂ ਮਿੱਟੀ ਦੀਆਂ ਕਿਸਮਾਂ ਦੇ ਜਾਣੂ) (bhoo-bhaal) who searches for the proper type of eart...

            Tags: Gotra, Clan, Kumhar, Prajapati

            • Prajapati Informer

              Prajapati/Kumhar in Pakistan

              A huge population of Kumhars settled in Pakistan. They have two kinds 1: Muhajer and 2: Locals. Majority of Kumhars in Pakistan are Muslim. Muhajer Kumhars are migrate from India in 1947 after partition. They have many Gotars/Surnames and they are Hindi speaking like Haeyanvi Bangar(u) a sub-c...

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              • Prajapati Informer

                Prajapati of Panjab

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                • Prajapati Informer

                  Kumhars of North India

                  The Kumhars of Kangra (Jammu & Kashmir) appear richest, however, to be also known as Desi, and only their women wear gold nose-rings which is now a long tradition followed by many women in India. Their gots are Danial, Gan-gotra and Sonal. In Maler Kotla the Pajawagars are said to be Desi, th...

                  Tags: North India, Prajapati, Kumhar

                  • Proud Prajapati

                    Kumhar Bhawan

                    Kumhar Bhawan in  West Bangal

                    Tags: Kumhar, Prajapati, Bhawan, West, Bangal