Danga

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Amba Ram Danga, Ghatwas

Danga (डांगा)[1] Dage (डागे) is Gotra of Jats. Danga Jats are found in Nagaur district in Rajasthan and Ratlam district in Madhya Pradesh.

Origin

The people who lived in Dang (mountains) were called Danga. [2]

History

Evidence compiled by Nainsi on the clans of the Jats and their original homes and migration there from to different places in Merta in Nagaur are of Immense importance. It is one of the prominent immigrant clans who came to Merta.

Distribution in Madhya Pradesh

Villages in Ratlam district

Ghatwas and Gunawad are notable villages in Ratlam district. Villages in Ratlam district with population of this gotra are:

Banjali 2, Barbodana 1, Bardiya goyal 1, Bodina 1, Chikliya 1, Damottar 1, Dantodiya 3, Delanpur 6, Dhaturiya 1, Dheekwa 3, Dodiana 1, Ghatwas 126, Gunawad 35, Hanumanpalia, 1, Kalori 1, Kalori khurd 3, Lapatia 2, Malakheda 1, Nalkui 1, Namli 6, Narayangarh sailana 2, Negarda 2, Panchewa 1, Ramgarh sailana 2, Ratlam 6, Sikhedi 4,

Villages in Harda district

Hardakhurd,

Villages in Dhar district

Dattigara (2), Dhar Madhya Pradesh, Salkanpur,

Distribution in Rajasthan

Villages in Nagaur district

Lamba Jatan, Megadand, Merta Road, Morra, Padoo Khurd, Beetan,

Villages in Jodhpur district

Borunda,

Notable Persons

  • Bala Ram Jat (Danga) - 15 Jh, Omkar Nagar, Mandav Road, Dhar, Mob: 9755784678

External Links

References

  1. O.S.Tugania:Jat Samuday ke Pramukh Adhar Bindu,p.41,s.n. 1019
  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. 250

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