Bihaar or Bihaad or Behaad is prominent subcaste of Kamboj community


Bihaar or Bihaad or Behaad is prominent subcaste of Kamboj community

Bihaar or Bihaad or Behaad (बिरहा या बेराह) is a subcaste of Kamboj clan and community found in Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal and other parts of India. Some of people belongs to this Bihaar or Bihaad or Behaad subcaste also found in Punjab state of Pakistan. Bihaar or Bihaad or Behaad falls under 84 gotra (broad division) of Kamboj caste. Bihaar or Bihaad or Behaad sub-caste alongside other Kamboj / Kamboh people belong to the group of Indo-Aryan peoples.

Etymology: The various variations / derivations for Bihaar or Bihaad or Behaad are used: Bihaar or Bihaad or Behaad

References: Kamboj Itihaas, 1972, H. S. Thind, p 42, Vishal Kamboj (Monthly Kamboj Magazine), Sher Singh Kamboj Nirmal , p 15, Jat Tribes of Zira p 140/141

बिरहा या बेराह आधुनिक काम्बोज जाति का गोत्र / उपजाति है। यह गोत्र काम्बोज जाति के 84 गोत्र (व्यापक विभाजन) के अंतर्गत आता है।