Kaliramna

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Kaliramna
Jat Clan
Location Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan, Delhi Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh
Varna Kshatriya
Vansh Nagavansha
Branches Kaliraman, Kaliraman, Kaleramne, Kala, Kalidhaman, Kalkhande, Kalirawana,kalirawana, Kalirai, Kalerana, Kalirawat, Kalu
Language Haryanvi, Hindi, Punjabi and Rajasthani
Religion Hinduism and Sikhism

Kaliramna or Kaliraman or Kaleramne is gotra of Jats found in Haryana and Punjab.

Origin[edit]

They have originated from Kaliya, who was a Nagavanshi Kshatriya king in Ramanaka Dwipa area near Mathura.[1]

Kalas are descendants of Kalashoka, the son of Shishunaga.[2]

History[edit]

A king of Kaliraman Jat gotra (clan) in nagavanshi kshatriyas , known as Kaliya, was the ruler near Mathura , on the banks of Yamuna River. The ancient fort of Kaliraman is in ruins near Mathura. His fort was known as fort of Kalidheh. The episode of Mahabharata regarding Lord Krishna ’s killing of a black python, Kaliya, is related with some bad ruler from this gotra. With the killing of Kaliya Nāga, Krishna brought the end of this clan’s rule in Brij . In Punjab there were two small states of rulers belonging to this Kaliraman. These were Sinpura and Bhagowal . From Mathura they went to Kabul - Ghazni with other Jats - Yadavas. They founded the Kingdom of Garh - Ghazni. During rise of Islam they came back to Bhatner- Sirsa. According to their bards they founded the old village of Patan and Siswad. From Patan Chaudhary Sishu came to Sisai. His brother Sunda founded village Sandwa and Salaywala. They had won the Kalakuta also. People of this gotra had republics in Singhpura and Bhagowala in Punjab.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dilip Singh Ahlawat. Jat Viron Ka Itihas (History of the brave Jats). 
  2. ^ a b Dr.Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudee, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar (1998). आधुनिक जाट इतिहास [Ādhunik Jat Itihasa] (The modern history of Jats) (in Hindi). Agra: Jaypal Agencies. p. 255-229.