Are Suryavanshi Kshatriya?
The Vedas do not mention kshatriya (or varna) of any vansha (lineage). The lineages of the Itihasa-Purana tradition are: the Solar dynasty (Suryavanshi); and the Lunar dynasty (Chandravansi/ Somavanshi).
Are Somvanshi Rajputs?
Soam (also known as Som or Somvanshi) are Chandravanshi Rajputs. They have descended from Mahabharata. They are the direct descendants of Som (or Moon). King Dushyant, his son Bharat, all Pandavas and Kauravas were Somvanshis(Chandravanshi Rajputs).
What is Rajput caste?
Rajput, (from Sanskrit raja-putra, “son of a king”), any of about 12 million landowners organized in patrilineal clans and located mainly in central and northern India. They are especially numerous in the historic region of Rajputana (“Land of the Rajputs”) that also included portions of present-day eastern Pakistan.
Why was the name of Raghuvanshi Kshatriya immortal in history?
Raghuvanshi kshatriya dedicated their life to nation’s safety and hugged death, due to which their name is immortal in the history. The raghuvanshi who stood guard at India’s border & protected the nation for centuries, fell victims of disunity within themselves.
Which is a different caste of Kshatriya Rajputs?
There is also a different caste called thakur. Gothra – Vashishtha. Gothra – Kashyap. Ved – Samved. This vansha is named after Nimi, son of Maharaja Ishwaku. Branch – Nimodi kshatriya. Rana Vansha Being from Sisoda village they are called Sisodiya. This is a third branch of historical Gahlod Rajputs.
Is the Chandravanshi Kshatriya Rajput caste untouchable?
No, Chandravanshi is not low-caste and untouchable. Chandravanshi Samaj comes under Kshtriye Rajput and General category. Few parts of north India, Chandravanshi comes under the OBC category and it is due to political benefit else Chandravanshi from that part always wants to be in a general category. Is Chandravanshi low-caste and untouchable
Who are the kings and Queens of Raghuvanshi?
Raghuvanshi kings include Mandhata, Harishchandra, Sagara, Bhagiratha, Dilīpa, Raghu, Aja, Dasaratha and Rama . Kalidasa ‘s work, Raghuvamsha narrates the epic of the Raghuvanshi in 19 sargas ( cantos ).