HARASAR

HARASAR (Thikana)

VILLAGES: xx REVENUE: xx ACCESSION: xx
STATE: Bikaner DYNASTY: Rathore (Bidawat
clan)(Prithirajot
subclan)
RELIGION: Hindu
PRESENT RULER: 
PREDECESSORS and SHORT HISTORY: 
Rulers
were…

  • Thakur BUDH SINGH,
    Thakur of Harasar, married and had issue.

    • Thakurani Suraj Kanwar, married Thakur Madho Singh of Mandawa-Junior,
      and had issue. She died 1866.
  • ….
  • Colonel Rao Bahadur Thakur
    JEORAJ SINGH
    , Thakur of Harasar, born 27th November
    1905,
    adopted into Harasar, son of
    Thakur Sheonath Singh of Sarothia, Tehsil Sujangarh, District Churu.
    Rao
    Bahadur [cr.1936], succeeded his father in 1912. Educated at Walter
    Nobles
    High School, Bikaner. Joined Bikaner State Army (Dungar Lancers) as
    Commissioned
    officer on 1st July 1926. Appointed Captain and A.D.C to HH Maharaja
    Ganga
    Singhji on 10th Nov 1927. Accompanied HH Maharaja Ganga Singhji to
    Imperial
    Conference in London 1930, League of Nations at Geneva 1930, Round
    Table
    Conferences 1930 and 1931. Appointed Personal Secretary to HH Maharaja
    Ganga Singhji on 1st Feb 1932. Granted the high honour of hereditary
    Tazim
    in 1932. Promoted to the rank of Major in 1933. Appointed military
    secretary
    in 1934. Accompanied HH Maharaja Ganga Singhji to London as Chief of
    Staff
    on the occassions of the Silver Jubilee of King George V in 1935 and
    coronation
    in 1937. In addition to Military Secretary, appointed Master of
    Ceremony
    in 1937. He was awarded with additional Jagir, Badge of Honours and
    Rank
    of Lt. Col., succession to the Thikana of Harasar, the senior most
    Thikana
    of Prithvirajot Bidawats enjoying the honour-Dolari Tazim and Hathro
    Kurab
    in 1938. Household Gold Medal in 1938., Comptroller of His Highness
    Household
    in 1939. Awarded Public Service medal class I in 1940. Appointed Army
    Minister
    in 1940, Home Minister in 1941. As army minister visited Middle East to
    inspect Bikaner Army State Units during World War II. Awarded Africa
    War
    Medal in 1942. Promoted to the rank of Colonel in 1944. Awarded the
    order
    of Sadul Star of Bikaner in 1948. Appointed trustee of several trusts
    created
    by HH Maharaja Karni Singhji of Bikaner, married and had issue.

    • Thakur Prithvi Singh, married and has issue.
      • Kanwar Vishwajit Singh, proprietor of Harasar Haveli,
        married Kunwarani
        Ranjana Kumari, daughter of Rawat Surendra Singh of Bohera.
    • Thakur Ratan Singh, married and has issue, two daughters.
      • Baisa Kirti Kumari
      • Baisa Yeshwari Kumari
    • Thakur Arjun Singh, married and has issue, one son.
      • Kunwar Vikram Singh
    • Thakur Sajjan Singh, married and has issue, two sons.
      • Kunwar Randhir Singh, presently serving in the
        Indian Army, married Kunwarani Sheetal Kunwar, granddaughter of the
        Late Uday Singhji, former D.I.G., Indian Police.
      • Kunwar Dushyant Singh, married Kunwarani Garima Kumari,
        daughter of Rao Suryabhan Singhji of Arjia.

OTHER MEMBERS:

  • Rani Chandra Kunwar, married (as his first wife), Rawat
    Raghunath Singh of Nindar, and had
    issue.

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