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Rajput clan: Chauhan (चौहान)
Vanshi Agnivanshi
Descended from: Dhundhar
Branches: Rajkumar, Bachgoti, Hadas, Deoras, Bhadurias...
Ruled in Dhundhar, Ajmer, Delhi, Haryana, Hadoti, Godwar
Princely states: Ajmer (11th c.-1365)
Ranthambore (1236-???)

Chauhan (Chauhan - Punjabi,चौहान - Hindi, چوہان - Urdu, some Chauhans also choose to spell their name Chohan - ﮀﻮﮨﺎﻥ) - are an Arya clan in India. Agni-kunda, also Agni-kula or Agnivanshi (Sanskrit fire-born or fire-clan), is one of the three main lineages (vansha) of Kshatriyas. ... Dhundhar is a region of Rajasthan state in western India. ... Hada is the name of a clan of rajputs. ... Deora (occasionally Devda) is the name of a branch of the Chauhan clan of rajputs in India. ... Bhaduria is a shakha of agnivanshi rajput kula Chauhan. ... Dhundhar is a region of Rajasthan state in western India. ... , Ajmer   (Hindi: अजमेर ) is a city in Ajmer District in Indias Rajasthan state. ... , For other uses, see Delhi (disambiguation). ... For the town in Hoshiarpur district, see Hariana. ... Hadoti, also known as Hadauti, Hadaoli, or Hadavati, is a region of Rajasthan state in western India. ... Godwar is a region of Rajasthan state in western India. ... A princely state or native state was a feudal monarchy in British India ruled by a hereditary ruler, who was nominally sovereign. ... Ranthambore is a wildlife sanctuary, about 500 kms from Jaipur, in Rajasthan, India. ... Ä€rya is a Sanskrit (आर्य) and Avestan word used by Hindus, Jains, Zoroastrians, and Buddhists. ... For other uses, see Clan (disambiguation). ...


The Chauhan gotra is also found among the Jats ,Gujjars.The Chauhan Rajputs come from the region around the lakes of Sambhar and Pushkar in Rajasthan, near Amber and present-day Jaipur. Other seats of Chauhans are Mainpuri & Pratapner in Uttar Pradesh and Neemrana in Alwar District of Rajasthan. Jats are now preeminently a farming community. ... The Gujjar or Gurjar are an ethnic group and caste of the Indian subcontinent. ... Sambhar Lake Sambhar Salt Lake is an India’s largest salt lake, sits west of the Indian city of Jaipur (Rajasthan, Northwest India). ... Pushkar Lake is an artificial lake in Rajasthan state of western India. ... , Rājasthān (DevanāgarÄ«: राजस्थान, IPA: )   is the largest state of the Republic of India in terms of area. ... Amber Fort Interior of one of the palaces in Amber Fort Amber is a ruined city of Rajasthan state, India. ... , Jaipur   (Hindi: जयपुर), also popularly known as the pink city, is the capital of Rajasthan state, India. ... Mainpuri Town, the administrative headquarters of the Mainpuri District, is situated to the north-east of Agra, in Uttar Pradesh. ... , Uttar Pradesh (Hindi: , Urdu: , IPA:  , translation: Northern Province), [often referred to as U.P.], located in central-south Asia and northern India, is the most populous and fifth largest state in the Republic of India. ... Neemrana is an ancient historical town in Alwar district of Rajasthan, India, situated at 122 kms from Delhi on the Delhi-Jaipur highway. ... Alwar is a district in Rajasthan, India. ...


There is a great village of the Chauhan clan by the name of Amin near Thanesar in Haryana. These Chauhans belong to the Ror community and they have provided many Volleyball players to the Indian national team. The average height of the ROR Chauhans of Amin is well over six feet. Amin is also supposed to be the village where the Pandavas arrayed their forces before the last battle in the war of Mahabharat. Thanesar is an old and historic town on the banks of the Ghaggar river in North India, located approximately 160 km northwest of Delhi. ... For the town in Hoshiarpur district, see Hariana. ... In the Hindu epic Mahābhārata, the Pandava (or Pandawa) brothers (Sanskrit: पाण्‍डव ) are the five acknowledged sons of Pandu (Sanskrit: पांडु), by his two wives Kunti and Madri. ... The Mahabharata (Devanagari: महाभारत, phonetically Mahābhārata - see note), sometimes just called Bharata, is the great religious, philosophical and mythological epic of India. ...

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Origins

According to the Rajput bards, the Chauhan is one of the four Agnikula or 'fire sprung' clans who were created by the gods in the anali kund or 'fountain of fire' on Mount Abu to fight against the Asuras or demons. Chauhan is also one of the 36 (royal) ruling races of the Rajputs. The Agnikula or Agnivanshi rajputs (Sanskrit: fire-born or fire-clan rajputs), are one of the three main lineages of the Rajput community. ... // In Hinduism In Hindu mythology, the Asura (Sanskrit: असुर) are a group of power-seeking deities, sometimes misleadingly referred to as demons. ...


History

Chauhan dynasty flourished from the 8th to 12th centuries. It was one of the four main Rajput dynasties (Agnivanshis) of that era, the others being Pratiharas, Paramaras and Chalukyas. Agni-kunda, also Agni-kula or Agnivanshi (Sanskrit fire-born or fire-clan), is one of the three main lineages (vansha) of Kshatriyas. ... The Chalukya Dynasty was an Indian royal dynasty that ruled parts of southern India between 550 and 750, and again between 973 and 1190. ...


Chauhan dynasties established themselves in several places in Northern India and in the state of Gujarat in Western India. Inscriptions also associate them with Sambhar, the salt lake area in the Dhundhar region. Sakhambari branch remained near lake Sambhar and married into the ruling Gurjara-Pratihara, who then ruled an empire in Northern India. This article is for the Indian state. ... A map of West India. ... Dhundhar is a region of Rajasthan state in western India. ... This article may not give enough verifiable information about the subject, or may not sufficiently explain its importance. ... The Pratiharas (Hindi परतिहार pratihāra, also known as Parihars) ruled a large kingdom in northern India from the 6th to the 11th centuries. ...


The Chauhans later asserted their independence from the Pratiharas, and in the early eleventh century, the Sakhambari king Ajaya-Raja founded the city of Ajayameru (Ajmer) in the southern part of their kingdom, and in the mid twelfth century, his successor Vigraharaja enlarged the state, captured Dhilika (the ancient name of Delhi) from the Tomaras and annexed some of their territory along the Yamuna River, including Haryana and Delhi. The Pratiharas (Hindi परतिहार pratihāra, also known as Parihars) ruled a large kingdom in northern India from the 6th to the 11th centuries. ... , Ajmer   (Hindi: अजमेर ) is a city in Ajmer District in Indias Rajasthan state. ... , For other uses, see Delhi (disambiguation). ... The Tomar or Tanwar is a northwestern Indian clan of the Chandravanshi Rajputs caste. ... The river Yamuna is a major river of northern India, with a total length of around 1370 km. ... For the town in Hoshiarpur district, see Hariana. ... , For other uses, see Delhi (disambiguation). ...


In 12th century the Chauhans dominated Delhi, Ajmer, Ranthambhor. They were also prominent at Godwar in the southwest of Rajputana, and at Hadoti (Bundi and Kota) in the east. Chauhan politics were largely campaigns against the Chalukyas and the invading Muslim hordes. Godwar is a region of Rajasthan state in western India. ... Hadoti, also known as Hadauti, Hadaoli, or Hadavati, is a region of Rajasthan state in western India. ... Bundi is a city and a municipality of approximately 88,000 inhabitants (2001) in the Hadoti region of Rajasthan state in northwest India. ... Kota can refer to: The Indonesian word for city. ...


The Chauhan kingdom became the leading state and a powerful kingdom in Northern India under King Prithviraj III (1165-1192), also known as Prithviraj Chauhan or Rai Pithora. Prithviraj III has become famous in folk tales and historical literature as the Chauhan king of Delhi who resisted the attack by Muslim ruler Mohammed of Ghor at the first Battle of Tarain (1191). Armies from other Rajput kingdoms, including Mewar, assisted him. The Chauhan kingdom collapsed after Prithviraj was defeated by Mohammed of Ghor in 1192 at the Second Battle of Tarain. Statue of Prithvi Raj Chauhan at Ajmer Prithviraj Chauhan (1168-1192 CE) Prithviraj Chauhan was a king of the Rajput Chauhan (Chauhamana) dynasty, who ruled a kingdom in northern India during the latter half of the 12th century. ... Statue of Prithvi Raj Chauhan at Ajmer Prithviraj Chauhan (1168-1192 CE) Prithviraj Chauhan was a king of the Rajput Chauhan (Chauhamana) dynasty, who ruled a kingdom in northern India during the latter half of the 12th century. ... There is also a collection of Hadith called Sahih Muslim A Muslim (Arabic: مسلم, Persian: Mosalman or Mosalmon Urdu: مسلمان, Turkish: Müslüman, Albanian: Mysliman, Bosnian: Musliman) is an adherent of the religion of Islam. ... Muhammad of Ghor or Muhammad Ghori (originally named Muizz-ad-din) (1162 - 1206) was a Persian conqueror and sultan between 1171 and 1206. ... Mewar is a region of south-central Rajasthan state in western India. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...


After Prithviraj III

Prithviraj's defeat and capture at Tarain ushered in Muslim rule in North India by the Delhi Sultanate. The Chauhans remained in Ajmer as feudatories of Muhammad of Ghor and his successors, the Sultans of Delhi, until 1365, when Ajmer was captured by the rulers of Mewar. The Delhi Sultanate (دلی سلطنت), or Sulthanath-e-Hind (سلطنتِ ہند) / Sulthanath-e-Dilli (سلطنتِ دلی) refers to the various Muslim dynasties that ruled in India from 1210 to 1526. ... The Delhi Sultanate (دلی سلطنت), or Sulthanath-e-Hind (سلطنتِ ہند) / Sulthanath-e-Dilli (سلطنتِ دلی) refers to the various Muslim dynasties that ruled in India from 1210 to 1526. ... Mewar is a region of south-central Rajasthan state in western India. ...


Son of Prithviraj III Chandrapal Dev came and established the state of Bhadawar and from there a new Rajput clan evolved that was called Bhadurias. Bhaduria is a shakha of agnivanshi rajput kula Chauhan. ...


A branch of the Chauhans, led by Govinda, the grandson of Pritviraj III, established themselves as rulers of Ranthambore from the thirteenth to the fifteenth centuries, until Ranthambore was captured by Rana Kumbha of Mewar. Krsnas name is Govinda. ... Ranthambore is a wildlife sanctuary, about 500 kms from Jaipur, in Rajasthan, India. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ...


The Hadas, another branch of the Chauhans, moved into the Hadoti region in the twelfth century, capturing Bundi in 1241 and ruled there until the twentieth century. One sept of these Hada Rajputs won Kota and ruled their till the merger of state in independent India. Hada is the name of a clan of rajputs. ... Hadoti, also known as Hadauti, Hadaoli, or Hadavati, is a region of Rajasthan state in western India. ... Bundi is a city and a municipality of approximately 88,000 inhabitants (2001) in the Hadoti region of Rajasthan state in northwest India. ... Hada is the name of a clan of rajputs. ... A Rajput (possibly from Sanskrit rāja-putra, son of a king) is a member of a prominent caste who live throughout northern and central India, primarily in the northwestern state of Rajasthan. ... Kota can refer to: The Indonesian word for city. ...


Chauhans of the Deora branch established the state of Sirohi in southern Rajasthan, and ruled there from the fifteenth century until Indian Independence. Deora (occasionally Devda) is the name of a branch of the Chauhan clan of rajputs in India. ... Sirohi is a city in southern Rajasthan state in western India. ...


In western India Chauhans are found at Devgadh Baria, founded by Dungarsinhji, a member of the Khichi Chauhan clan about 700 years ago. There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ...


Rajkumar (Bhadaiyan State of Awadh, UP) and Bachgoti (Diyara State of Awadh, UP) are two other branches of Chauhans (both are primarily in Uttar Pradesh). Dhauhan's are also found in Khurja Dasheri and Arnia.


The last Chauhan king, Raja Tej Singh, ruled in Mainpuri, a district in Uttar Pradesh of India. Mainpuri Town, the administrative headquarters of the Mainpuri District, is situated to the north-east of Agra, in Uttar Pradesh. ... , Uttar Pradesh (Hindi: , Urdu: , IPA:  , translation: Northern Province), [often referred to as U.P.], located in central-south Asia and northern India, is the most populous and fifth largest state in the Republic of India. ...


Chauhans in Western Uttar Pradesh

The Rajput Chauhans are also populated around Thakurdwara (Moradabad),Distt. Bijnor U.P, Distt. Aligarh and Distt. Baghpat, Baraut, Muzzafarnagar & Meerut(there are many villages of chauhan's in Meerut). The mostly 'Chauhans', 'Chaudharys', Tomars', 'Vats' and 'Sisodia', 'Kachwaha', 'Gahlaut', clan is in popularity in the area.Chauhans are also from Punjab DASUYA Distt hosiarpur.In Rajputs the marriages are held on the bases of the sub-cast systems. But most of the Chauhan's found in around Delhi to Haridwar arrange their marriages according to the Gautra system.


==Chauhans of Chaurasi in Western Uttar Pradesh==


Chauhans Rajputs of Chaurasi are populated near Khair-Chandaus area of Aligarh district of Uttar Pradesh.They call themselves Chauhans of Chaurasi (gautra- batchhas) having origin in Neemarana Rajasthan and Gaddi(seat) Delhi. Some villages from these Chauhans are also in District Bulandshahr( Davkaura, Agauta, Surkhuru, Bhainsroli are some prominnent viillages)


Chauhans in Haridwar

The Chauhan Rajputs having a dominant role in Haridwar district of Uttrakhand. Haridwar is also known as ChauhanPuri in local Area.All Chauhans are among of 52 villages near Rajaji National Park.Kuldevi of Chauhan Rajputs is Maa Shakumhra Devi in District Sahranpur.In month of Bhadrpad Chauhans go to worship Gogaji (JAHAR VEER GOGA PEER, ANCIENT GREAT WARRIOR RULER OF CHAUHAN DYNSATY GOGAJI DEV CHAUHAN) in Rajasthan.Chauhans of haridwar having big role in Land and farming in District.Mostly Chauhans of Haridwar having gotras Vats,Gahadwal and Budhwal, Kachwaha, Gahlaut, Bhadauriya, Kashyap and solanki gotra etc and their marriage system is on the basis of the gautra. Rajput constitute one of the major Hindu Kshatriya groups from India. ... Uttarakhand (Hindi: उत्तराखंड), known as Uttaranchal from 2000 to 2006, became the 27th state of the Republic of India on November 9, 2000. ... Gogaji is a folk- deity of Rajasthan in Idol of Gogaji India. ...


Among Rajputs

Religion

In Indian the Chauhans are predominantly Hindu. By contrast, most Pakistani Chohans are Muslims. This article discusses the adherents of Hinduism. ...


Chauhan rulers of Ajmer

  • Ajay Pal - founded the city Ajaymeru which came to be called as Ajmer in the modern times.
  • Prithviraja I
  • Jagdeva
  • Vigraharaja IV
  • Apara Gangeya
  • Prithviraja II
  • Someshwara
  • Prithviraj III
  • Tej Singh Chauhan

, Ajmer   (Hindi: अजमेर ) is a city in Ajmer District in Indias Rajasthan state. ... Statue of Prithvi Raj Chauhan at Ajmer Prithviraj Chauhan (1168-1192 CE) Prithviraj Chauhan was a king of the Rajput Chauhan (Chauhamana) dynasty, who ruled a kingdom in northern India during the latter half of the 12th century. ...

Famous and Successful Chauhans in history

  • Prithvi Raj Chauhan, Ruler of Ajmer
  • Subhadra Kumari Chauhan, poetess "Jhansi ki Rani"

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Chauhan or Chahaman(a) is a clan that ruled parts of Northern India in the Middle Ages.
A branch of the Chauhans, led by Govinda, the grandson of Pritviraj III, established themselves as rulers of Ranthambore from the thirteenth to the fifteenth centuries, when Ranthambore was captured by Rana Kumbha of Mewar.
Chauhans of the Deora branch established the state of Sirohi in southern Rajasthan, and ruled there from the fifteenth century until Indian Independence.
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