Oswals



ORIGIN OF OSWALS

Acharya Sri Ratna Prabh Suri in the year Veer Sanvat 70 converted Raja Utpaldev of Upkeshpur Pattan (presently known as Osiya) and his entire kingdom into Jains. According to "Jain Jati Mahodaya" Acharya Sriji named 18 Gotras as follows probably based on their original Gotra or business or status.