Trivedi Mewada Brahmin Barishi

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Trivedi Mewada Brahmin also known as Tarvadi Mewada Brahmin or Trivedi Mewada Brahman is a sub caste of Brahmin people from north east Gujarat and South Rajasthan Udaipur, Dungarpur, Banswara

Gujarat State in India

Gujarat is a state on the western coast of India with a coastline of 1,600 km (990 mi) – most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula – and a population in excess of 60 million. It is the sixth largest Indian state by area and the ninth largest state by population. Gujarat is bordered by Rajasthan to the northeast, Daman and Diu to the south, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Maharashtra to the southeast, Madhya Pradesh to the east, and the Arabian Sea and the Pakistani province of Sindh to the west. Its capital city is Gandhinagar, while its largest city is Ahmedabad. The Gujarati-speaking people of India are indigenous to the state. The economy of Gujarat is the third-largest state economy in India with 14.96 lakh crore (US$210 billion) in gross domestic product and a per capita GDP of 157,000 (US$2,200).

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Shmalaji Temple

Brahmins of Trivedi Mewada Brahmin Barishi are devotees of Shiv. Eklingji Mahadev, a form of Shiv is Ishtdevta i.e. Clan God of these peoples & Goddess Amba (in the form goddess Katayani) as there Kuldevi i.e. Clan Goddess.

Shiva Hindu god, supreme being of the universe

Shiva also known as Mahadeva is one of the principal deities of Hinduism. He is the supreme being within Shaivism, one of the major traditions within contemporary Hinduism.

Eklingji human settlement in India

Eklingji is a Hindu temple complex in Udaipur District of Rajasthan in western India. Eklingji is believed to be the ruling deity of Mewar Princely State and the Maharana rules as his Dewan.

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    Trivedi Mevada Brahmins followed by a Pooja of the Lord Eklinji 17 km from Udaipur.