Kulhar

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Kulhar (कुलहार) Kulhad (कुलहाड़) Kulhar (कुलहड़) Kalhar (कलहार) gotra Jats are found in Rajasthan, Punjab, Haryana,Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh. They are found in Pakistan. Kalra/Khojri/Kalhar/Galar clan is found in Afghanistan.[1]

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Origin

The founder of this gotra was ancestor Kalihana (कलिहान) Jat. [2]

Distribution in Rajasthan

Kulhar (कुलहार) or Kulhad (कुलहाड़) Jat gotra found in Rajasthan .

Villages in Sikar district

Madhopur, Kudli,

Villages in Churu district

Dabri Chhoti,

Locations in Jaipur city

Ambabari, Vidyadhar Nagar, Vaishali Nagar,

Villages in Jhunjhunu district

Devrod, Kulharwas, Kuharwas,

Distribution in Madhya Pradesh

They are called Kalhar (कल्हार) or Kalhari Jats and found in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.

Villages in Bhopal district

Bhopal,

Distribution in Punjab and Haryana

Sihmar (सिंहमार) Sihumar (सिहुमार) Jat Gotra in Punjab has Originated from Kalhar. This gotra of Jats found in Distt Bhiwani, Jind and Rohtak in Haryana, Abohar and Fazilka tehsils in Firozpur district and Patiala district in Punjab and Nagaur district in Rajasthan,Saharanpur district in UP.

Sihumar population is 90 in Patiala district. [3]

Distribution in Pakistan

According to 1911 census[4] it was found in Mianwali District in Pakistan and Kalhar was one of the principal Muslim Jat clans with population of 600.

Notable persons

References

  1. An Inquiry Into the Ethnography of Afghanistan By H. W. Bellew, The Oriental University Institute, Woking, 1891, p.112,114
  2. Dr Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudee, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar: Ādhunik Jat Itihasa (The modern history of Jats), Agra 1998, p. 227
  3. History and study of the Jats. By Professor B.S Dhillon. ISBN-10: 1895603021 or ISBN-13: 978-1895603026. p.126
  4. Census Of India 1911 Volume Xiv Punjab Part 2 by Pandit Narikishan Kaul

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