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Baranwal
Regions with significant populations
India
Languages
Hindi, Bhojpuri
Religion
Hinduism

Baranwal (also spelled Barnwal, Burnwal, Bernwal, Varanwal, Varnwal, Barnawal) is a Hindu community found throughout northern India, including Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat along with a sprinkled presence in Rajasthan, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh. The name of the caste derives from "Baran" or "Barn", a former name of the Bulandshahr city. The community derives from ancient legendary king Ahibaran.

Gotras

Historically, there has been no unanimity regarding number and names of gotras, and there are regional differences between the list of gotras. There is 36 gotra in baranwal community. Some of the gotras like Kasyap and Kaushik are specific to Rajputs.

#Garg
  1. Vatsil
  2. Goyal
  3. Gohil
  4. Karav
  5. Deval
  6. Kashyap
  7. Vats
  8. Atri
  9. Vamdev
  10. Kapil
  11. Gaalab
  12. Sinhal
  13. Aarnay
  14. Kashil
  15. Upmanyu
  16. Yamini
  17. Parashar
  18. Kaushik
  19. Munas
  20. Katyapan
  21. Kondilya
  22. Pulish
  23. Bhrigu
  24. Sarve
  25. Angira
  26. Krishrabhi
  27. Udhwalak
  28. Ashwalayan
  29. Bharadwaj
  30. Kankhal
  31. Mudgal
  32. Yamadgiri
  33. Chyawan
  34. Vedpramiti
  35. Sanskritayan

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