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Monday, November 25, 2013

History of Balo Kalyan Chand: an Eighteen Days Old (One of Youngest Kings in world history) Kumaon King

(South Asian History of Kumaon King Balo Kalyan Chandra when he was in Diapers)

              (History of Kumaon from 1000-1790 AD)

         (History of Chand Dynasty Rule in Kumaon)
History of Uttarakhand (Garhwal, Kumaon, Haridwar) - Part 197

                                              ByBhishma Kukreti
 Ruling Period of Balo Kalyan Chand- 1729
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                 Kumaon King Balo Kalyan Chandra when he was in Diapers

  Balo Kalyan Chand was son of Khavanis Bijri and Puranmall Bisht. Manik Bisht and his son Puranmall killed King Ajir Chand and declared that he died because of paralysis.
         Manik Bisht and Puranmall wanted king as per their choice. They sent message to Narpati Singh King of Katehar to send his younger son to Kumaon. Narpati Singh was aware about murdering his son Ajit Chandra by Gaida Bisht group. Narpati Singh sent message that he did not want his younger son as sacrificing goat for Kumaon kingdom politics.
    Cunning Gaida Bisht group ascended eighteen days old son of Puranmall Bisht from Khavasin Bijuri on the crown as King Balo Kalyan Chandra In 1729.
        Bisht group started ruling on behalf of Balo Kalyan Chandra. Bisht group started distributing Jagir /Thokdari as rulers.

                           Rebels   among Subject and Nobles


          Due to cruelty and unlawful ruling of Bisht group the Kumaoni subject present and old nobles became opponents of Bisht group.
           Mara and Fadtiyal groups were in favor that a successor of Narayan Chandra (who took asylum in Doti age back) should be appointed Kumaon King.
         A group went to Doti in search of successor of Narayan Chandra. They saw a poorest most farmer in jungle and brought to Kumaon as family successor of Narayan Chandra.  The Fadtiyal and Mara group took vow from the farmer that he would fight with Gaida Bisht group.
 Fadtiyal and Mara groups declared that farmer now as Doti Kalyan Chandra the King of Kumaon in 1730.
  On the record, Balo Kalyan Chandra was Kumaon King for 1729.

Copyright@ Bhishma Kukreti -bckukreti@gmail.com 24/11/2013

                                      References

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(The History of Garhwal, Kumaon, Haridwar write up is aimed for general readers)
                           
History of Garhwal – Kumaon-Haridwar (Uttarakhand, India) to be continued… Part -197  
History of Kumaon (1000-1790) to be continued….
Himalayan, Indian History of Chand Dynasty rule in Kumaon to be continued…
  (Himalayan, Indian History (740-1790 AD to be continued…)
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