INR 7,000


49.2 Square Kilometers km²


2,575 (1901)

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15th Nov, 2013

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Rana OMKAR CHAND, Rana Sahib of Khaneti since 1998 (The Palace, Deori, Khaneti, District Simla, Himachal Pradesh, India) born in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, and succeeded to the throne on the death of his father on 2nd November 1998, educated at Solan, married 7th May 1980, Kumari Ahilya Kumari [Rani Sahiba Ahilya Kumari of Khaneti], daughter of Major Kanwar Inder Singh of Koti, and his wife, Kanwarani Sita Devi, and has issue, two sons.
  • Tikka Gaurav Chand, born in , married in 2008, Kumari Madhvi Kumari (Tikkarani Madhvi Kumari of Khaneti), daughter of Kanwar Raj Pal Singh of Bashahr, and his wife, Kanwarani Romila Kumari, and has issue, a daughter.
    • Kumari Aprajita Kumari
  • Kanwar Saurav Singh, in born , presently (2007) undertaking an M.B.A. in Australia.
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A Shimla Hill state tributary to Bashahr, founded about the the 10th century. Rulers were....
  • Rana UGGAN CHAND, Rana of Khaneti, married and had issue.
    • Rana Sansar Chand of Karangla.
    • Rana Sabir Chand, married and had issue.
      • Several Generations
        • Rana Duni Chand of Khaneti
        • Rana Ahimal Singh of Kotgarh and Kotkhai.
    • Rana Jai Singh of Kumharsain.
  • .....
  • Rana TARA CHAND, Rana of Khaneti fl.1495
  • Rana BIR CHAND, Rana of Khaneti fl.1550
  • .....
  • Rana PARTAB CHAND, Rana of Khaneti
  • Rana RASAL CHAND, Rana of Khaneti 1802/1829, the state was overrun by the Gurkhas in 1803 until 1815, and during that time, the Rana was in self imposed exile at Bashahr; married and had issue. He died .
    • Rana Nain Chand (qv)
    • Kumari (name unknown) [Rani Chandra Kuar of Kotkhai], married Rana Bhagwan Singh of Kotkhai, and had issue.
  • Rana NAIN CHAND, Rana of Khaneti 1829/1858, married and had issue. He died .
    • Rana Saran Chand (qv)
    • Mian Puran Singh
    • Mian Bhagirat Singh
    • Mian Alam Singh
  • Rana SARAN CHAND, Rana of Khaneti 1858/1888, married and had issue. He died .
    • Rana Lal Chand (qv)
    • Mian Zalim Singh, born , Regent for his brother 1888/1898
    • Kumari (name unknown), married Thakur Narindar Singh of Delath, and had issue.
  • Rana LAL CHAND, Rana of Khaneti 1888/1899, born , of unsound mind, the state was under the control of his brother, married and had issue. He died .
    • Rana Amogh Chand (qv)
    • Kumari Kamla Kumari, married Rana Jai Singh of Kotkhai, and had issue.
  • Rana AMOGH CHAND, Rana of Khaneti 1899/1961, born , educated at Aitchison College, Lahore; married seven wives, and had issue, eight children. He died .
    • Rajkumar Bahadur Chand
    • Rajkumari Gajgamini, married into Isanagar (Isengarh).
    • Rana Krishan Chand (qv)
    • Rajkumar Tilak Raj Singh, married and had issue.
      • Kumari Kiran Bala Kumari, married Kanwar Pradyuman Singh of Kotkhai.
      • Kumari Vijay Jyoti Kumari, born in Khaneti, married 18th February 1994 in Junga, Raja Veer Vikram Sen of Keonthal, and has issue.
    • Rajkumari Sharda Devi, married Rana Raghubir Singh of Sangri.
    • Rajkumar Vikram Singh, married (a), Rajkumarani Vidhya Devi, daughter of Kanwar Katar Singh of Jubbal, married (b), Rajkumarani Maheshwari Kumari, daughter of Rajkumar Durga Singh of Jubbal.
    • Rajkumar (name unknown) Singh
    • Rajkumari Sumitra Kumari
    • Tikka (now the Rana Sahib) Omkar Chand (qv)
    • Raj Kumar Someshwar Singh, born , educated at Solan, obtained a degree as a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) and is an agriculturist, married in June 1984, Kumari Vidya Kumari, daughter of Mian Kaur Singh of Jubbal, and his wife, Kanwarani Chandra Kanta, and has issue, two sons.
      • Kunwar Anirudh Singh, born in .
      • Kunwar Aditya Singh
    • Raj Kumari Chandra Prabha Kumari, born , married 1968, Thakur Vijay Chand of Beja State.
    • Raj Kumar Verinder Singh, born , educated at Solan, married 7th April 1987, Kumari Sarla Kumari, daughter of Kanwar Devi Singh of Kashu in Theog, and his wife, Kanwarani Satya Devi.
    • Raj Kumari Sneh Prabha Kumari, born , married, Kanwar Surinder Singh of Jubbal, born , and has issue, three daughters.
    • Raj Kumari Kanti Prabha Kumari, born , married 1985, Lieutenant Kanwar Lalit Kumar Singh of Manswal, and has issue, one daughter.
      • Kumari Ganeshwari Kumari, born .
    • Raj Kumar Bhuvaneshwar Singh, born , educated at Deori, married and has issue, two sons.
    • Raj Kumari Kirti Prabha Kumari, born .
    • Raj Kumari Shashi Prabha Kumari, born , married and has issue, two sons.
    • Raj Kumar Bhopinder Singh, born , educated at Deori, married and has issue, two daughters.
      • Kumari Geetanjali Kumari
      • Kumari Nandini Kumari
    • Raj Kumar Lokinder Singh, born , educated at Chandigarh Khalsa College, married and has issue.
      • Kunwar Aryavir Singh
  • Rana OMKAR CHAND, Rana of Khaneti (see above)
  • Kumari Rajeshwari Kumari, married Kanwar Kuldeep Singh of Jubbal, born , and has issue, two sons.
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