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Dynasty

Clan

Shaktawat

Subclan

Achalawat

State

Udaipur (Basti Distt.)

Accession

1956

Revenue

INR 24,000

Villages

>59

Population

5,736 (1901)

Hindi Name

बानसी

Also known as

Baansi

Last Updated

6th Sep, 2017

Present Head

Rawat BHUPENDRA SINGHJI, 19th and present Rawat Sahib of Bansi (Bansi Palace, Distt. Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, India), married a Kumari of the Balhasar family.
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History

The estate was granted to Rawat Achal Das, younger son of Maharaj Shakta, 1st Rawat of Bhindar. It is one of the sixteen First Class umrao thikanas of the house of Mewar and was named Baansi due to the abundance of bamboo (called Bans in Hindi) found there. It is situated 94 kms from Udaipur City and 78 kms South west of Chittorgarh.
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Genealogy

  • Rawat ACHAL DAS I, 1st Rawat of Bansi, he took part in the battle of Untala, Mewar Senapati 1609/1611, he was granted the thikana of Bansi; married 1stly, Raniji Anantade Devdiji, daughter of Bhav Singhji of Sirohi, married 2ndly, Raniji Bal Chauhanji, daughter of Prithviraj Chauhan, married 3rdly, Raniji Ratan Tanwariji, daughter of Khem Singhji Tanwar, married 4thly, Raniji Prabhawati Devdiji, daughter of Sardulsingh Devda, married 5thly, Raniji Inder Kacchawahi, daughter of Chaturbhuj Kacchawa, married 6thly, Raniji Jas Kanwar , daughter of Achaldas Gaur, married 7thly, Raniji Durgawat, daughter of Rathore Ishwardas, married 8thly, Raniji Swarup, daughter of Bhopatsinghji Rathore, married 9thly, Raniji Ratan, daughter of Hada Prithviraj, and had issue, the Achalawat sub-clan.
    • Rawat Nahar Das (by Rani Ratan Kanwar) (qv)
    • Kanwar Narayandas, he was granted the estates of Bagred and Javad Pargana in Gwalior, he took part in the battle of Balkh, in command of 700 Jat and 300 sawar, to which he was appointed by the Mughal Emperor, married and had issue. He died in at an advanced age.
    • Kanwar Bhav Singh, he was granted the estates of Choti and Dhangadmau.
    • Kanwar Sultan Singh, he was granted the estates of Rawalia and Mahua.
    • Kanwar Parasram Singh, he was granted the estates of Manda and Wasoond.
    • Kanwar Jogidas, he was granted the estate of Palpur in Ajmer.
    • Kanwar Durgadas, he was granted the estates of Chandwasiya and Kunchrod.
    • Kanwar Haridas, he was granted the estates of Janjola, Veekran, Amooda and Khajurya.
    • Kanwar Jaimal, he was granted the estates of Dhamanghati and Sanduka,
    • Kanwar Chattar Singh, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Mukunddas, he died sp.
  • Rawat NARHAR DAS, 2nd Rawat of Bansi, married 1stly, Raniji Manbhavat, daughter of Sahab Khan Hada, married 2ndly, Raniji Puranmet, daughter of Surtan Singh Solankhi, married 3rdly, Raniji Bhan, daughter of Panwar Dharmdas of Bijolia, married 4thly, Raniji Ram Kunwar, daughter of Achaldas Deora, she committed sati at Mainaal, married 5thly, Raniji Rukmavat Kunwar, daughter of Raj Singh Rathore, she committed sati at Mainaal, married 6thly, Raniji Saam Kunwar, daughter of Rakhamgand Kacchawa, married 7thly, Raniji Indravat Kunwar, daughter of Kesar Singh Chauhan, married 8thly, Raniji Karmet Kunwar, daughter of Durgadas Kacchawa, married 9thly, Raniji Abhay Kunwar , daughter of Hemraj Hada, married 10thly, Raniji Saam Kunwar, daughter of Sawaldas Kumpawat, married 11th, Raniji Chandramet Kunwar, daughter of Khum Balnot Tanwar, she committed sati at Mainaal, and had issue.
    • Rawat Jaswant Singh (qv)
    • Kanwar Sardul Singh, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Patta, he was granted the estates of Semalya and Kolpura.
    • Rawat Vijai Singh, fourth son, he was granted the Thikana of Vijaipur.
    • Kanwar Kanha, he was granted the estates of Dhangadmau and Daru.
    • Kanwar Shyamdas, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Ratan Singh, he was granted the estate of Semari.
      • Rawat Kewal Das, married and had issues.
        • Rawat Madho Singh, granted Semari.
        • Thakur Mukund Singh
      • Thakur Gaj Singh
    • Kanwar Hridaya Narayan, he was granted the estate of Manohar Shah ki Khedi,
    • Kanwar Jaggan Nath, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Akhai Raj, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Surajmal, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Rudra Singh, he died sp.
  • Rawat JASWANT SINGH, 3rd Rawat of Bansi, married and had issue.
    • Kanwar Sarangde
    • Kanwar Durjan Singh
    • Rawat Kesri Singh I (qv)
    • Kanwar Bhav Singh, he died sp.
  • Rawat KESRI SINGH I, 4th Rawat of Bansi fl. 1668, married and had issue.
    • Rawat Ganga Das (qv)
    • Kanwar Pokhar Singh, he was granted the estate of Kuncholi in Gwalior.
    • Kanwar Amar Singh, he was granted the estates of Kamoda, Barawali and Kesarpura.
    • Kanwar Chaturbhuj, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Roop Singh, he was granted the estates of Nahargarh and Dharol.
    • Kanwar Fateh Singh, he was granted the estate of Kannauj. He died sp.
  • Rawat GANGA DAS, 5th Rawat of Bansi fl.1680, married and had issue.
    • Rawat Hari Singh I (qv)
    • Kanwar Nahar Singh, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Nagraj (Jagga), he was granted the estate of Khor in Chittor.
    • Kanwar Surajmal, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Lal Singh, he died sp.
  • Rawat HARI SINGH I, 6th Rawat of Bansi, married and had issue.
    • Rawat Hathi Singh (qv)
    • Kanwar Kuber Singh, he was granted the estate of Nahargarh.
    • Kanwar Nathuram, he was granted the estate of Kishan Karedi.
  • Rawat HATHI SINGH, 7th Rawat of Bansi, married and had issue.
    • Rawat Achaldas II (qv)
    • Rawat Padam Singh (qv)
    • Kanwar Narayandas, he was granted the estate of Bhairavi with his brothers.
    • Kanwar Samant Singh, he was granted the estate of Bhairavi with his brothers.
    • Kanwar Ummed Singh, he was granted the estate of Bhairavi with his brothers.
    • Kanwar Dalpat Singh, he died sp.
  • Rawat ACHAL DAS II, 8th Rawat of Bansi, married and had adoptive issue. He died sp.
    • (A) Kanwar Padam Singh, he was adopted by his brother and succeeded as Rawat Padam Singh (qv)
  • Rawat PADAM SINGH, 9th Rawat of Bansi, he succeded by adoption, married and had issue.
    • Rawat Keshari Singh (qv)
  • Rawat KESHARI SINGH, 10th Rawat of Bansi, married and had adoptive issue. He died sp.
    • Kanwar Amar Singh, he succeeded as Rawat Amar Singh, 11th Rawat of Bansi (qv)
  • Rawat AMAR SINGH, 11th Rawat of Bansi, born as Kanwar Amar Singh of Bairavi, he succeded by adoption, married and had adoptive issue.
    • Kanwar Ajit Singh, he succeeded as Rawat Ajit Singh, 12th Rawat of Bansi (qv)
  • Rawat AJIT SINGH, 12th Rawat of Bansi, born as Kanwar Ajit Singh of Bairavi, he succeded by adoption, married and had issue.
    • Rani Gulab Kanwar, married (as his second wife), Raj Rana Kirti Singhji II of Bari Sadri, and had issue, one son.
    • Kanwar Isari Singh, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Shiv Singh, he died sp.
    • Kanwar Shivdan Singh, he died sp.
    • Rawat Nahar Singh (qv)
  • Rawat NAHAR SINGH, 13th Rawat of Bansi, married and had issue.
    • Rawat Pratap Singh (qv)
    • Kanwar Dalpat Singh, he was adopted into Sinyad.
    • Kanwar Bhawani Singh, he died sp.
  • Rawat PRATAP SINGH, 14th Rawat of Bansi
  • Rawat MAN SINGH, 15th Rawat of Bansi, married and had issue.
    • Kunwarani Gulab Kanwar, born 28th April 1878, married (as his first wife), 12th November 1892, Kunwar Devi Singh of Parsoli, and had issue, one son and two daughters.
    • Kunwarani Rasaal Kanwar, married Rao Ranjit Singhji of Kushalgarh in Banswara.
    • Rawat Takhat Singh (qv)
  • Rawat TAKHAT SINGH, 16th Rawat of Bansi 1887/-, born , married 1stly, Rani Sire Kanwar, daughter of Thakur Ummed Singhji of Chandwal, married 2ndly, 1900, Rani Sobhag Kanwar, born , daughter of Raj Rana Amar Singhji of Tana, and his wife, Rani Chandra Kunwar; married 3rdly, Rani Daulat Kanwar, daughter of Rajkumar Abhay Singhji of Multhan, and had issue, four sons and four daughters.
    • Rawat Hari Singhji II (qv)
    • Thakur Govind Singh, married Thakurani Mod Kunwar of Parsoli and had issue. He died 1995 BS.
      • Rawat Lalit Singhji (qv)
      • Thakur Tej Singh Shaktawat, Managing Director of Bhupal Nobles Educational Institute, married and has issue.
        • Kanwar Gireshwar Singh, married Thakurani Anuradha Kumari of Narsinghpur, and has issue.
          • Bhanwar Abhiraj Singh
          • Bhanwar Jairaj Singh
        • Baisa Jyoti Kumari, married Jaydev Singhji of Tambesara.
    • Thakur Lal Singh, married to a lady from Narayangarh in Madhya Pradesh and has issue.
      • Thakurani Madan Kunwar, married Thakur Madho Singhji of Borunda.
    • Maharaj Sajjan Singh, married Rani Nirbhay Kunwar of Salera (a subsidiary Thikana of Kotharia), and had issue. He died N ovember 2006.
      • Thakur Mahendra Singhji Shaktawat, Businessman, married Thakurani Rajendra Kumari of Laamba and has issue.
        • Kunwar Karni Singh, married Kunwarani Bhavna Kumari, daughter of Thakur Balbir Singh of Ras, and has issue.
          • Baijilal Shubhangini Kumari, born .
          • Bhanwar Uday Pratap Singh, born .
      • Group Captain (ret'd.) Thakur Gajendra Singhji Shaktawat, Ranji Trophy cricket player, participated in the Himalayan Rally, manager of the Indian cricket team in the Hero Cup, presently chairman of the Rajasthan State Sports Council, married Thakurani Dharmendra Kumari of Mathwar, and has issue.
        • Baisa Nandini Kumari, married 19th February 2007, Shri Sumit Singh Rawat, son of Shri Shyam Singh Rawat, and his wife, Smt. Urmila Rawat.
      • Thakur Lokendra Singhji Shaktawat, Senate Member of Jodhpur University and Senior cricket coach in the University of Jodhpur, married Thakurani Uttam Kumari, daughter of Thakur Heer Singhji of Sindrath in Sirohi, and has issue.
        • Baisa Hetal Kumari
        • Baisa Netal Kumari
        • Baisa Namrata Kumari.
      • Thakurani Murdhar Kumari, married Thakur Prakash Singhji of Jasol, and has issue.
        • Kunwar Praveen Singh Rathore
      • Thakurani Sudarshana Kumari, married Thakur Krishnapal Singhji of Sindrath in Sirohi, and has issue.
        • Kunwar Parikshit Singh Deora
      • Thakurani Lakshmi Kumari, married Col. (retd.) Thakur Virendra Singh Tanwar of Mandholi in Sikar, Jaipur, and has issue.
        • Kanwar Janmejay Singh Tanwar
        • Baisa Hitika Kumari
      • Thakurani Sarita Kumari, married Thakur Narendra Singh Shekhawat of Niradhu in Jhunjhunu, and has issue.
        • Baisa Yogeshwari Kumari
        • Kunwar Digvijay Singh Shekhawat
      • Thakurani Pratima Kumari, married Thakur Dr. Mahendra Singhji of Peelwa, and has issue.
        • Kanwar Punyawardhan Singh Rathore
        • Kunwar Yashveer Singh Rathore
    • Thakurani Vallabh Kunwar, married Thakur Govind Singhji of Raipur in Marwar, and had issue.
    • Rani Pritam Kunwar, married the Raj Rana of Gogunda.
    • Rani Prem Kunwar, married Rana Pratap Singhji of Gurha-Malani (Gudamalani), and had issue.
    • Rani Basant Kunwar, married Rawal Amar Singhji of Jasol, and had issue.
  • Rawat HARI SINGHJI II, 17th Rawat of Bansi, born 1966 Samvat, First Class Umrao and Premier Noble of Udaipur, married Rani Anop Kunwar, third daughter of Raja Fateh Singhji of Asope, and having had issue, five daughters, he adopted his nephew as his successor.
    • Thakurani Bhagendra Kumari, married Thakur Dalip Singh of Badu, and has issue, one son and one daughter.
    • Thakurani Vijayendra Kumari, married Thakur Pratap Singhji of Khinwara, and has issue, two sons and one daughter.
    • Rani Kamlendra Kumari, married Rawat Shiv Pratap Singh of Kotharia, and has issue, one son.
    • Thakurani Jitendra Kumari, married Thakur Gajendra Singhji of Sarthal, and has issue, one son and one daughter.
      • Kanwar Virbhadra Singh
      • Baisa Pratibha Kumari
    • Rani Virendra Kumari, married Raja Gopal Singhji of Balunda, and has issue.
  • Rawat LALIT SINGHJI, 18th Rawat of Bansi, Vice President of Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee and member of All India Congress Committee, married and had issues. He died in .
    • Kunwar Bhupendra Singh (qv)
    • Kunwar Narpat Singh, married to Prakash Kumari of the Mayon ka Bara family.
      • Baisa Kartika Kumari
      • Baisa Duwardisha Kumari
    • Baijilal Madhulika Kumari, married Kunwar Dalip Singh of Siriyari.
    • Baijilal Priti Kumari, married Kunwar Ghanshyam Singh of Kharwa.
    • Baijilal Hemlata Kumari, married to Kunwar Raghavendra Pal Singh from Kotla, Uttar Pradesh.
  • Rawat BHUPENDRA SINGHJI, 19th and present Rawat Sahib of Bansi (see above)
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