Posts Tagged ‘Bunjai’

May 12, 2009 26

On the origin of the Punjabi Khatris

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  Rajesh Kochhar [email protected]   This essay first describes how the question of Punjabi Khatri identity arose as part of colonial ethnology. It then briefly reviews the structure and the legends. Finally a hypothesis is  proposed to explain the origin of the Khatri caste and its relationships:   i.                    Persons of Greek extraction who had […]

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