Pushpaka Brahmin

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Pushpaka Brahmin is a generic term that refer to a group of various Hindu Brahmin castes of Kerala in the Ambalavasi community.[1] Pushpaka Brahmins include various castes like Pushpaka Unnis, Theeyatt Unnis, Nambeesans, Kurukkal, Nambidi and the ambalavasi sect of Nambiars etc.


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  1. ^ Rose, Suma (2004). Polity, Society, and Women: With Special Reference to Travancore, 1700-1900 A.D. Carmel International Publishing House. p. 217. ISBN 9788187655374. Retrieved 2013-04-30.