KANKARWA (Thikana)

LOCATION: Mewar AREA: xx km² VILLAGES: xx POPULATION: xx RELIGION: Hindu
REVENUE: Rs DYNASTY/LINEAGE: Sisodia (Viramdevot-Baba Ranawat) Kan Singh-Ishwardas Veeramdevot SEAT: xx ACCESSION: 1st August 1954

PRESENT RULER: Thakur SUBHASH SINGH RANAWAT, present Thakur Sahib of Kankarwa since 1971
married to Thakurani Suchana Kumari of Ranoli, and has issue.
PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The Thakurs of this thikana are descendants of Maharana Udai Singh II of Mewar (founder of Udaipur) through his third son Baba Veeramdeo, theyounger brother of Rana Sagat Singh (founder of the Shaktawat-Sisodia clan). This thikana is a Baba Ranawat thikana (that is, a thikana from which male children were adopted to the ruling house of Mewar, in the absence of a male heir). The descendents of Maharana Udai Singh II were the first branch of Sisodiasto carry the patronym of Ranawat. They are a sub-branch of the jagir of Sanwar, and other Viramdevot Ranawats are found in Hamirgarh, Kherabad, Sanwar, Jaiwana, Pahuna, Ranawaton-ki-sadri and Ranawaton-ka bangla. Predecessors and estate holders were....
The help of Kunwar Dr. Nishant Singh Ranawat is gratefully acknowledged, 2008/2015
1. "Mewar ke Veeramdevot jagirdaron ka itihas" (History of the Veeramdevot jagirdars of Mewar) by Dr. Manohar Singh Ranawat