Mathur Vaishya

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Mathur Vaishya (Mathuria Vaishya) are a caste community of the Vaishya varna of Hinduism.


The Mathur Vaishya were a part of trading community in Mathura until around 1018 CE.[citation needed] During the ancient period, Mathura was an economic hub, located at the junction of very important caravan routes.[citation needed]

Community organisation[edit]

Mathur Vaishya have a national organisation, the Akhil Bharatiya Mathur Vaish Mahasabha, which was founded in 1887 CE.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ About Mathur Vaish Shakha Sabha History