GARRAULI

 

GARRAULI (Princely State)

AREA: 101 km2 PRIVY PURSE: 34,000Rs ACCESSION: 3rd March 1948
STATE: Madhya Pradesh DYNASTY: Bundela RELIGION: Hindu
POPULATION: 5,231
(1901)
REVENUE: 25,000Rs

 

PRESENT RULER: Raja RAVINDRA
SINGH
, 5th Diwan Sahib of Garrauli since 17th September 1964.
born 19th February 1957; educated at Mayo College, Ajmer;
married 1983, Rani Poornima Jamwal
of Akhnoor in Jammu, and
has issue.

  • Yuvraj Raghvendra Singh, educated at Mayo College, Ajmer
    and presently (2009) undertaking an M.B.A.
    degree course at the R.M.I.T., Melbourne, Australia.

 

PREDECESSORS AND SHORT HISTORY: The
ancestor of the family was Raja Rudra Pratap of Orchha. One of his sons
became the Raja of Mahewa and was father of Thakur Bhagwan Das of
Mahewa. The latter was grandfather of the celebrated Maharajadhiraja
Chhatrasal, who was responsible for greatly increasing the power and
wealth
of the various Bundela rulers. The younger son of Thakur Bhagwan Das,
was granted the estate
of Garrauli and was the ancestor of the Garrauli branch of the Bundela
dynasty. The Diwan Bahadur maintains a military force of 2 cavalry, 56
infantry and 4 guns. Rulers
were…

  • Raja RUDRA PRATAP,
    Raja Saheb of Orchha 1501/1531, he
    managed to increase
    his
    lands considerably during the confusion caused by Padshah Baber’s
    invasion; married
    and had issue.
    He died 1531.

 

 

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