KHANDELA (Thikana)


PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The estate was founded in 1614 by Raja Girdhar Singh of Amarsar. Khandela is the site of two forts, namely Bara Pana Fort and Chhota Pana Fort. By virtue of a Treaty with the British authorities in 1818, and upheld in 1835, each of the major states in Shekhawati were independent in their own right with their own Army, Police, and were considered as independent as Jaipur, whom they relied upon for foreign policy by paying of tribute. Estate holders were...

KHANDELA Bada Pana -Senior branch


LOCATION: Jaipur AREA: 2,000.64 kmēVILLAGES: 25 POPULATION: xx RELIGION: Hindu
REVENUE: xx DYNASTY/LINEAGE: Shekhawat - Raisalot clan SEAT: xx ACCESSION: 1954

PRESENT RULER: Raja GOVIND SINGH, 15th and present Raja of Khandela-Senior since 7th August 1992.
born 3rd June 1953, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer, married Rani Som Prabha Kumari, daughter of Raj Rana Bhairon Singh of Thikana Gogunda in Mewar, and has issue. PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: It lies 155 kilometres to the north of Jaipur city and pays an annual tribute of Rs 36,192 to the Darbar. Estate holders were...

KHANDELA Chota Pana - Junior branch

LOCATION: Jaipur AREA: x1,333.77 kmē VILLAGES: 16 POPULATION: xx RELIGION: Hindu
REVENUE: xx DYNASTY/LINEAGE: Shekhawat - Raisalot clan SEAT: xx ACCESSION: 1954

PRESENT RULER: Raja RANDHIR SINGH, 15th and present Raja of Khandela-Junior since 11th January 2000.

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY:
Estate holders were...
1. "Khandela Raj: A Short History of the Rulers of Khandela", compiled by Thakur Natwar Singh. Limited Edition 2012
2. "Chiefs And Leading Families In Rajputana" 2nd Edn. 1903. p.63.