Singhroha

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Singhroha (सिंहरोहा) Sigroha (सिगरोहा) Sigroa (सिगरॊआ) Singhrowa (सिंघड़ोवा)[1] Sangroha (संगरोहा)[2] (Singroha, Sangroya‎, Singroya) Jat gotra is found in Haryana.

Origin

They have originated from Shigru of Rigvedic tribe.[3]

History

Hukum Singh Panwar (Pauria) writes:[4] The Jat tribes[5] Sigroa or Sigroha bear unmistakable identity With the so-called Rigvedic non-Aryan people named Sigru of the east. other Jat tribes[6] closely resemble several other Rigedic Aryan tribes. Among such Jat tribes are Singala or Singla or Singar or Sangar;

H.A. Rose [7] while describing Kumhars writes that According to a tradition current in Lahore the forebear of the Mahar Kumhars had four sons ; to the eldest of whom he assigned the task of sifting the brick dust, whence he was called Sangroha ('sifter'). But this seems to be a bardic explanation and not historically correct.

Distribution In Haryana

Villages In Kurukshetra District

Rattan Dera,Hathira,Dola majra,sonti,Barva

Villages in Jind district

Bhairavkhera (Bhairokhera), Budha Khera, Dighana, Hathwala, Jamni, Amravali khera, Kakrod

Villages in Rohtak District

Ritohali

Villages in Kaithal District

Geong Sangatpura

Villages in Panipat District

Dharamgarh, Ballah

Villages in Karnal District

Dabkoli , Risalva

Villages in Ambala District

Manumajra , Shergarh

Villages in Sonipat District

Ridhan

Notable Persons

  • Late CH.Maha singh retd B.E.O social worker-The famous person in Haryana .Late Ch Maha Singh belongs to the village Dharamgarh.
  • CH. Ruli Ram Singroha EX MLA Sangrur
  • Late Ramkala Singroha - The famous person in Haryana
  • Satinder Singh Singroha - President district bar association Panipat, member bar council of Punjab & Haryana High Court, 4 times president of district bar association Panipat.
  • Sailender Singh Singroha - Former deputy advocate general Haryana
  • Surendra Singh Singhroha - Mob: 8814002121

External Links

References

  1. Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I, s.n. स-17
  2. O.S.Tugania:Jat Samuday ke Pramukh Adhar Bindu,p.61,s.n. 2359
  3. आवदिन्द्रं यमुना तर्त्सवश्च परात्र भेदं सर्वतातामुषायत | अजासश्च शिग्रवो यक्षवश्च बलिं शीर्षाणि जभ्रुरश्व्यानि || (RV Vll/18/19)
  4. .The Jats:Their Origin, Antiquity and Migrations/An Historico-Somatometrical study bearing on the origin of the Jats, pp.151-152
  5. Shrimadacharya Shrinivasacharya, Jat Itihas, Calcutta, n.d. pp. 9-16. Niranjan Singh Chaudhary, Jat Gotravali, Jat Hitkari Prakashan, Gopinath Bazar,Varindavan, Mathura, n.d. pp. 1-10. Jat Gotras are given in alphabetic order in Hindi in both of the booklets.
  6. Ibid.
  7. A glossary of the Tribes and Castes of the Punjab and North-West Frontier Province By H.A. Rose Vol II/K, p.564

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