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Etymology[ edit ] The name Tehri has been derived from Trihari, signifying a place that washes away the three types of sins — sins born out of Mansa, Vacha and Karmana or thought, word and deed, respectively. Garh in Hindi means fort.
Early[ edit ] Prior to AD, the region was divided into 52 garhs which were ruled by independent kings. These garhs were brought into one province by Kanakpal, the prince of Malwa. Kanakpal, on his visit to Badrinath, had met the then mightiest king Bhanu Pratap who later married his only daughter to the prince and handed over his kingdom to him.
Kanakpal singh and his descendants gradually conquered all the garhs and ruled the whole of Garhwal Kingdom for the next years, up to Garhwal Kingdom Princely flag of Tehri Garhwal.
The ruler was given the title of raja, but afterhe was honoured with the title of Maharaja. The ruler was entitled to salutes of 11 guns and had a privy purse of rupeesThe princely state acceded to India on 1 August Gorkha Rule[ edit ] Gorkhas were expanding their kingdom.
Gorkhas Started invading and occupying on other Kingdoms. Inthe Gorkhas invaded over Garhwal. Garhwal Army fought with the Gorkhas at Khurhbure where the Garhwal king was killed. Gradually, the Gorkhas occupied DehradunSaharanpurKangada and Shimla and later on extended their kingdom up to Kangra.
The British argued with the king of Nepal but to no avail.
Four thousand soldiers under Major General Wood started an operation from Gorakhpur and 3, soldiers attempted to take over Dehradun under Major General Zileswy. Finally, the British army captured Dehradun on 30 November The British Army then moved towards Kumaon.
After a fierce battle, the Gorkha commanders Hastidal and Jayrakha were killed at Vinayathal. The war ended with the Sugauli Treatysigned on 2 December and ratified on 4 March by Gorkha supreme commander Bamshah and thus, British rule started in the hills.
Their dynasty ruled over this region from to During the Quit India Movement people of this region actively worked for the independence of the country. Ultimately, when the country was declared independent inthe inhabitants of Tehri Riyasat Tehri State started their movement to free themselves from the clutches of the maharaja.
Due to this movement, the situation became out of his control and it was difficult for him to rule over the region.Tehri Garhwal or Garhwal Kingdom, was a princely state, ruled by the Parmar (Shah) dynasty. Later, it became a part of the Punjab Hill States Agency of British India, which consists of the present day Tehri Garhwal District and most of the Uttarkashi district.
District: Tehri Garhwal Situated just kms from Delhi, Dhanaulti is a destination for those who want a winter-cum-weekend destination. Mussoorie receives huge number of tourists every year so Dhanaulti becomes the second choice from them.
It is situated 12km away from sub-district headquarter Yamkeshwar and km away from district headquarter Pauri. As per stats, Jay Hari Malli is the gram panchayat of Jahri Talli village.
The total geographical area of village is hectares. The district is bordered on the southwest by Bijnor district, Uttar Pradesh, and, clockwise from west to southeast, by the Uttarakhand districts of Haridwar, Dehradun, Tehri Garhwal, Rudraprayag, Chamoli, Almora, and Nainital.
Shailesh Bagauli – attheheels.coml[at]attheheels.com Assistant Commissiner Garhwal Mandal Sh. Harak Singh Rawat attheheels.coml[at]attheheels.com Disstrict Magistrate Garhwal Sh. Sushil Kumar dmgarhwal[at]attheheels.com ADM Garhwal Sh. Sep 12, · Garhwal may refer to: Garhwal Kingdom, a former princely state in what is now Uttarakhand, India Garhwal division, a region in the current state of Uttarakhand, India Garhwal District, a former district of British India Pauri Garhwal district, a district in Uttarakhand state of India, formed by dividing the former Garhwal district Tehri.