Gagaridi

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Gagaridi (गगरीदी) is a gotra of Jats.[1]

Origin

This gotra originated from a place named Garhmukteshwar (गढ़मुक्तेश्वर) on the banks of the river Ganges. Being on the banks of Ganga they were called Gangas. [2]Megasthenes has described about this clan in his Indica as Gangarides. (See - Jat clans as described by Megasthenes)

History

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Distribution

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References

  1. डॉ पेमाराम : राजस्थान के जाटों का इतिहास, 2010, पृ.299
  2. Dr Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudee, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar: Ādhunik Jat Itihas (The modern history of Jats), Agra 1998 p. 236

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