Toran

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Toran (तोरन)[1][2] is gotra of Jats in Uttar Pradesh. [3]

Origin

This gotra is said to be originated from Nagavanshi mahapurusha Taruna (तरुण). [4]

In Mahabharata

Adi Parva, Mahabharata/Mahabharata Book I Chapter 57 gives the Names of all those Nagas that fell into the fire of snake-sacrifice: Tarunaka was from Nagas of race of Dhritarashtra. [5]

History

Distribution in Uttar Pradesh

Notable persons

External links

References

  1. Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Parishisht-I, s.n. त-21
  2. O.S.Tugania:Jat Samuday ke Pramukh Adhar Bindu,p.43,s.n. 1150
  3. Jat History Thakur Deshraj/Chapter VIII,s.n. 363,p-586
  4. Mahendra Singh Arya et al: Adhunik Jat Itihas, p. 253
  5. वराहकॊ वारणकः सुमित्रश चित्रवेदकः । पराशरस तरुणकॊ मणिस्कन्धस तथारुणिः ।।Mahabharata (1.57.17)

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