Posts in Kamboj People Category

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  • Is Kamboj in General Caste Category?
  • Is Kamboj in General Caste Category?


    The Kamboj people are a traditionally agricultural community native to the Indian subcontinent, comprising what is today Northern India and Pakistan. Primarily of Hindu, Muslim and Sikh faiths, they now live mostly in the Indian states of Haryana, Punjab, Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttarkhand and Uttar Pradesh and the Pakistani...


  • Rai Bansi Das Kamboh - A Hindu minister in Darbar-i-Akbari
  • Rai Bansi Das Kamboh - A Hindu minister in Darbar-i-Akbari


    Rai Bansi Das Kamboh was a minister in the jury of Darbar-i-Akbari and was very close to Nawab General Shahbaz Khan Kamboh. Amir Alamara Khan Zaman-i-Shaibani and his brother Bahadhur Khan-i-Shaibani who held mansabs of 5000 under Akbar rose in rebellion against the Crown which move was crushed...


  • Rai Jado Rai Kamboj of Khemkaran
  • Rai Jado Rai Kamboj of Khemkaran


    Rai Narayan DasHe was the son of Rai Jado Rai and also was a noble in the Mughal court during Akbar.Rai Bidi ChandHe was the son of Rai Narayan Das and grandson of Rai Jado. He also wielded great influence in Jahangir's court. He expanded the boundaries of his village Rai Pur which he renamed as Raipore Bidi Chand...


  • Raghupat Rai Nibber - Known Landlord of Khemkaran
  • Raghupat Rai Nibber - Known Landlord of Khemkaran


    Raghupat Rai Nibber was a great landlord (Zamindar) from Nibber clan of the Kamboj and was a dedicated Sikh of Guru-Ghar. He had two sons viz: Mool Chand and Amar Chand. Mool Chand was a great warrior and had fought valiantly for the tenth Lord in the battle of Nadaun on March 20, 1691 and achieved martyrdom (Ref:...