In the two world wars, a total of five Victoria Cross (out of 13 VCs awarded to Gurkhas) were awarded to the Magars:[43]. Thus starts the degradation of Magar empire. Join Facebook to connect with Suman Gharti Magar and others you may know. Originally a natural religion, this caste has always been very proud of being a Thakuri. He discovered that she was giving her milk to a baby boy living in the hollow part of a bamboo tree. The Magar language – Linguistics research – Folktales in Magar (Western) – Nepal, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Magars&oldid=993304884, Articles using infobox ethnic group with image parameters, Articles with unsourced statements from November 2020, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Magar Dhut language speakers are all Magar clans residing in Twelve Magarat. (1994–95) Ancient Kirant History. Suman Gharti Magar is on Facebook. During Anglo-Nepalese War (1814–16), the Magar Unit/Paltan of Nepali Army, Purano Gorakh Battalion,[42] valiantly fought the Battle of Nalapani. Similarly, Magar scholars like Yama. It was customary to call the Brahmins as farmers to perform their deeds, but after a long time, the Brahmins became rich as they were educated and the Thakurs became illiterate. Dr Swami Prapannacharya. Saru Thapa consists of Jhapurluk, Jhendi/Jhedi, Kala. Similarly, the Chief of Bhirkot, who was of Khan family, refused the conversion and remained a pure Magar King. The Rautes have always referred to themselves as the Forest Thakuri. Meet Roshan Rana Magar and Rita Thakuri who have been married for the past 1 year. But, in absence of any corroborative evidence to support this conjecture, it would be premature to conclude this way or the other.” Nepal National Football Team and Persija Jakarta Midfielder Rohit Chand's Official facebook page. The King of Palpa was the first to be converted into Hinduism and became a Hindu Rajput King and claimed his descent from Sen family of India. The Thakuri caste, which was most involved in nation building on average, had good relations with all the castes of Nepal. During the big Dashain, Magar and Thakuri Kumar boys in Liglig of Gorkha fasted on the sixtieth day and brought flowers from Chepeghat and poured it on the seventh day. Sintoo Sati Sheng ruled in a very despotic manner, and the Bhutia conspired to assassinate him. On the lower courses of the Bheri & Karnali rivers, a great number of Magars annually migrate to the Terai & there manufacture bamboo panniers, baskets, and mats for sale in the bazaars along the borders. Men wear kachhad or wrap-on-loincloth, a bhoto or a shirt of vest, and the usual Nepali topi. Chhetri means combatant. And that is the reason. Occasional Papers in Sociology and Anthropology, Volume 5, Tribhuvan University. Magar Manika Thakuri is on Facebook. 10:23. Also found l some tired now. Comparative Study of Kusunda with the Magar Language of the Karnali Area [5]. But be careful there are information available which may not be true or not fact based. The female variant of the title is Thakurani or Thakurain, also used to describe the wife of a Thakur.. Religion and culture of Magar As time went by, the son and his angel bride had three sons. Linguistically, the Magars are divided into three groups. It is written in the inscription of 1315. He said that it is not a single race, it is a mixture of many races. Newar is not an ethnic race. Because Thakurs do not want to hear words like Raute and Kusunda in their quest to become Babusaheb. are also named after the Magar language. Even if you are not, Japan should be one of the destinations list for your future travel. The Kusundas, known as the kings and queens of the forest, live in harmony with the urban thakuris. Akkha script is said to be closely associated with Brahmi script. Or Hamal and Chhatyal are one and the same.All of these surnames are very similar to the surnames of the present day Thakuri. [13], The 18th-century king, Prithvi Narayan Shah, the founder of the modern Kingdom of Nepal announced and loved to call himself ' the King of Magarat' or 'the King of Magar country'. Many of the Magar aristocracy joined the Thakuri caste and status. Dr. Surya Mani Adhikari in his book “History of the Khush Empire” said that only after the demise of the Khush Empire did the Magar feudal kings change their surnames as Khan, Sen Shah, etc. Some of the so-called Palmer Indian Rajputs who were driven out of Chittorgarh by the Muslim riots in India were ancestors of the Gurkha Shah dynasty and others were believed to have become Kumbhai Rana and Chitaure or Suryavanshi Magars. Is there any Magarbandhu who knows about it? Yes. RC 4U 3,979 views. This dance is believed to be of divine origin and is directly linked with mythology. Thakuri and Magar “- Relation ;Thakuri & Magar The most powerful king in history is Prithvi Narayan Shah, who gave his ethnic identity by declaring himself to be the Magar or the King of Magarat … Nepal Magar Association, Central Committee, Kathmandu Nepal. "The Battle of Nalapani" Regmi Research Series. The first tribe was the Bahun Magar (the eldest brother’s tribe), then come the Thakuri Magar (the second eldest brother), then the Khas Magar (the third brother) and lastly the Kami Magar (the youngest brother). [12] In the kingdoms of Gorkha and Musikot, the Magars even seem to have taken part in their own initial defeat, revealing both the weakness of their ethnic solidarity at that time and the presence of clan rivalries. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world more open and connected. Grandpa is called Daju. Rishikesh Shah also did not prove himself to be a Magar or a Janajati like Prithvi Narayan Shah as he proved to be a Magar or a king of Magarat because time was running out too late Or he had a strong argument to be a Nepali Adivasi and Janajati like Magar . Pant, Mahesh Raj (1978). So the main reason why the Thakurs call themselves not Chhetri is this. Former IGP Thakuri was sent to jail in early 2009 after he failed to furnish a Rs 7 million bail in a Rs 280 million Darfur, Sudan scam. Brigadier General Sher Jung Thapa received Mahavir Chakra and Lieutenant Colonel Dhan Singh Thapa won Paramvir Chakra, the highest gallantry award, while serving Indian Army. It is considered to be a traditional food of the Magar people. Parvat Rajyako Aitihasik Ruprekha. Magar killed Bom at 2069 Jestha 18. There is a lot of talk about the Malla kings of the Kathmandu Valley being called Thuku Ja by the Newars at that time, which means the abbreviated form of the Thakuri king, which is still heard today. [3], The Magars of the middle and western regions also played an important role in Nepal's formative history. Thakuris have traditionally constituted the ruling and warrior classes, resulting in high social status. Afterward they intermarried eachother and so Thakuri of Nepal look like Mongloid feature. The wearing of the dress by the dance is given a ritualistic position, as the dancer's dress, are elaborately laid along with flowers, rice etc. How unique is the name Thakuri? The family of Gorkha which now governs Nepal, although it pretends to come from Chittor, according to Sadhu Ram[note 1], a good authority, is, in reality, of the Magar tribe; and, at any rate, these people are now firmly attached to its interests, by having largely shared in the sweets of conquest; and by far the greatest part of the regular troops of that family is composed of this nation. The ancient history of the Thakurs is traced back to their ancestral and tribal sources. Shaped like western doughnuts, it is made from black lentils that have been soaked for over twenty-four hours and are grounded to form a thick paste. These tribes all intermarry with each other, have the same customs, and are in every way equal as regards to social standing. is Chettri not a caste. But, in absence of any corroborative evidence to support this conjecture, it would be premature to conclude this way or the other.” Rana Magar’s statement also shows that there is a relationship between Thakuris and Magar. [13][14] According to Marie Lecomte-Tilouine, a senior researcher in Social Anthropology at the French National Center for Scientific Research, Prithvi Narayan Shah narrated in his autobiography about praying to a goddess whom he described as 'the daughter of Rana [Magar]. This rite was continued till the death of King Virendra There was a great deal of protest against this practice and the vehicles that were on fire inside were pushed to Khas Arya by other clever vehicles to vent their anger. This music video is all about love which is directed by Smriti Timalsina. Chhetri, Magar, Brahmin, Thakuri, Bhotia live in … To name a few – Āthaghare, Bagale, Bakabal, Bakheti, Baraghare, Birkatta, Kala, Khapangi, Palunge, Puwar/Punwar, Sunari, Sāthighare, Sinjali/Singjali, Saplangi, Mugmi, Pulami, Darlami, Salami, Jarga, Dhenga , Tarami , Tarangi , Byangnasi. The ornaments are the madwari on the ears, bulaki on the nose and the phuli on the left nostril, the silver coin necklace"[haari]" and the pote (yellow and Green beads) with the tilhari gold cylinder, [jantar], [dhungri], [naugedi], [phul] and kuntha. Although found in the same religion and culture, except for the custom of marrying Shahipata, prakrit puja and marrying the cousin’s daughter, since the time when Shri 3 Jang Bahadur Rana came to power within the Shah royal family, the reason for the marriage of Rana and Thakuri is allowed And there is no history of any marital relationship between Chhetri. [13] As mentioned in the Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal founded by Sir William Jones in 1784, the city of Gorkha was originally the residence of Chitoria (Chitorey) Rana Magars, and the city was built by them. Even the Gurkha kings before Prithvinarayan were called by the Gurungs of Gorkha Barpak as the ‘King of the Crocodiles’ and tried to stay away (Baburam Acharya, a brief biography of Shri 5 Bada Maharaja Prithvinarayan Shah, p. 10). Interestingly, the main priests of Kalika, the goddess protecting the kingdoms of Lamjung and Gorkha, were also Bohara Magars; it is striking to note how the Magars have been in charge of the religious functions linked to the very source of Thakuri power. In ancient times, those who fought and defended the country were called regional. Magar is physically challenged and cannot walk properly since birth. Rubinâ Budha Magar (@radharubina) on TikTok | 4918 Likes. According to the famous sociologist Mohan Malla, the children of Palchan Thakuri of Sinja in Karnali of the then twenty-two and twenty-four kingdoms have settled in Thakkhola of Mustang due to a quarrel between them. The Tarali Magar are said to have originated from a woman who fled the region of Jumla during a war between Kalyal kings. 1993 reprint. B. K. Rana – Sanchhipta Magar Itihas 2003 – p. 82, "The Enigmatic Pig: On Magar Participation in the State Rituals of Nepal, pp. Both men and women take part in folk songs and dances. Magar Kaike language speakers are all Magar clans in Karnali zone. [3][30] An instance of this is to be found in the 5th Gurkhas, where a havildar, Lachman Thapa, and a naick, Shamsher Rana, descended from the two Thapa [Magars] brothers; but three generations of descendants from one of these brothers having been killed in the battle, Shamsher Rana's ancestors assumed the title of Rana while Lachman Thapa's ancestors not having been killed in battle for three generations remained a Thapa. 39K likes. [3] During the medieval period, the whole area from Palpa to Rukum Rolpa was called the "Magarat", a place settled and inhabited by Magars. From 1880 to 2018 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Thakuri. Thus, the genetic component of both are not the same. Similarly Magar Kham language speakers are all Magar clans from Eighteen Magarat. are also found in both the castes. This boy grew up and became the ancestor of the Jhankri clan.The language was called "Kaike", meaning "language of the Gods". There are many old articles and sayings about the diverse relationship between the Thakuri and the Magar. l Today we Thakurs are the developed form of Kusunda and Raute.According to Kusunda, (according to legend), when they had their own kingdom, people from other communities killed our king. According to one of these stories, Kaike Magars were the sons of a woman who had fled from an unspecified village of Kalyal kingdom. Thapa Magar, Bamkumari Budha Magar, V.K. Northey, W. Brook & C. J. Morris. Their kingdom was one of the strongest of west Nepal in and around Palpa District during the time of the 22 and 24 rajya principalities (17th and early 18th centuries). The objective of the conference was to sensitize the Magars to come forward in the national spectrum. If the woman happens to belong to the khas mixed Rana clan of the Magar tribe, progeny is then called a Bhat Rana. Thus the Khas Magar became the Kham Magar of today, it is said. There are many castes and sub-castes within Newar. Thus the Khas Magar became the Kham Magar of today, it is said. If we introduce Thakuri in the village and in the city, they identify the forest Thakuri  Caste as a Thakuri even in the forest. The same rule applies .Because Jung Bahadur Kunwar was blessed with the title of Rana and became Shri 3 Maharaj. Magar toponyms in Nepali include: tilaurakot (place selling sesame seed), kanchanjunga (clear peak), and * Tansen (straight wood)[31] Some scholars opine that the amount of Magar words in Nepali indicates that Magarat (historic Magar lands) were larger than generally believed, extending from Dhading to Doti. The brother is said to have become a Magar by saying “I do”. Surnames like Shahi, Chand, Hamal, Sen, Sihan etc. An account Kingdom of Nepal Frances Hamilton, Rishikesh Shah, This page was last edited on 9 December 2020, at 22:47. Niruta is in this modeling field since 2010 A.D. 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