The Rajputs of Saurashtra
The Author Has Made A Detailed And Meticulous Examination Of All Aspects Of Social Life Of Rajputs, Their Religious Beliefs, Gender Relations, Education And Aesthetic Life. Based On Field Work, Royal Archives Of Many Former Princely States. Useful For Social Scientists.
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If Khavas are from Lower cast then its absolutely wrong. Because in Raj mahel.. .. Strictly prohibited for Lower cast....So They are not from Lower cast and at that time There are is no Government .... king is chief of State... so If anybody serves in RajMahel its better than many other job......
Khavas Rajput are the most trust worthy of The Kings....They also known as " Khas ". means Special Rajputs of the King.All khavas were not doing house hold jobs of the kings only few khavas who are coward had served the king in household works.....but Many Of khavas serving the kinh as a Soldier nd head of the soldiers clan.......they r definietly economically backward but they r nt from lower caste.....bcoz the kings has nt given permission to any lower caste to enter in his palace........thats nt full truth about Khavas.......but reallity is that :The khavas is one of theMain types of "Rajput".
Best read confessions of oppressors' without mincing words. The same old bravest of the brave and khandiyaas(revenue share givers) of Nawab of junagadh+ gaiakwar of vadodara+ company sircar were so vicious on their own god fearing and rabbitlike raiyat(populace) that their reputation is zero after indipendance(99±#). Good riddance.
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Religions Beliefs and Practices
The Charans and Barots
The Urban Life of Rajputs
Character of Rajput
Rajputs in the Late Sixties