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The Rayeen is a Sunni Muslim community who were originally petty landowners or gardeners and are present mainly in Western part of the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. Many have associated with the Arain community of Punjab.
- Islam, communities and the nation: Muslim identities in South Asia and beyond by Mushirul Hasan Manohar pg.250
- Minorities and the State: Changing Social and Political Landscape of Bengal edited by Abhijit Dasgupta, Masahiko Togawa, Abul Barkat pg.37
- Communities, segments, synonyms, surnames and titles by Kumar Suresh Singh pg.60
- Muslims by S. H. M. Rizvi, Shibani Roy, B. B. Dutta pg.111