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Is Jinnah a Rajput?

Is Jinnah a Rajput?

Mr Jinnah, according to a Pakistani author, said that his male ancestor was a Rajput from Sahiwal in the Punjab who had married into the Ismaili Khojas and settled in Kathiawar (Beg 1986: 888).

Who was Jinnah’s grandfather?

Poonja Gokuldas Meghjivia Poonja Jinnah
Muhammad Ali Jinnah/Grandfathers

Are Thakkar Raghuvanshi?

“For three generations, the Jinnah family struggled to find its Islamic identity after being ex-communicated from their Hindu caste, Lohana-Thakkars, of the Saurashtra region. This caste was believed to have had a Raghuvanshi descent, from the family tree of Lord Rama, and some thought they were Bhatia Rajputs.

Was Jinnah Shia or Sunni?

Jinnah’s family was from a Gujarati Khoja Shi’a Muslim background, though Jinnah later followed the Twelver Shi’a teachings. After his death, his relatives and other witnesses claimed that he had converted in later life to the Sunni sect of Islam.

How is Tata related to Jinnah?

Not many know that Nusli Wadia’s maternal grandfather is Muhammad Ali Jinnah, founder of Pakistan, while, his maternal grandmother, Rattanbai Petit was born into two of the elite Parsi families of India, the Petit—Tata family. In fact, he is the direct and only descendant of Jinnah and his family.

Who is Jinnah daughter?

Dina Wadia
Muhammad Ali Jinnah/Daughters

Dina Wadia (born Dina Jinnah; 15 August 1919 – 2 November 2017) was the daughter and only child of the founder of Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, and his wife, Rattanbai Petit.

Who is the father of Pakistan?

Jinnah served as the leader of the All-India Muslim League from 1913 until Pakistan’s independence on 14 August 1947, and then as Pakistan’s first Governor-General until his death. He is revered in Pakistan as Quaid-i-Azam (“Great Leader”) and Baba-i-Qaum ( “Father of the Nation”).

Are lohana Brahmins?

Society and culture. Lohanas largely follow Hindu rituals and worship Hindu deities such as Krishna. The Lohanas, Bhatias, and Khatris were close communities and were known to intermarry. The Lohanas recruit Saraswat Brahmins as priests.

Who is son of JRD Tata?

Ratanji Dadabhoy Tata
Suzanne RD Tata
J. R. D. Tata/Parents

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Ruth Doyle