Lalvani is the sub-gotra of the Gotra BANTHIA.
Lalvani shri Rajmal
He was born on V. 1951 in Phalodi. Seth Lakhichandji Lalvani of Ajmer was impressed and adopted him in V. 1963. His father Lakhichandji expired in V. 1964, so all the burden of business etc. fell on him. He managed the estate and business carefully. He helped the British Government very much, but when Freedom struggle started then he joined the freedom struggle fully. He was elected President of the conference of Mumbai state Congress Committee of Jalgaon in v. 1977. In that year he was elected member of Bombay Legislative counsil. He was elected member of State Assembly in V 1993.
He established Khandesh Oswal Sabha and then All India Oswal Mahasabha. He was the reception-President of first Oswal Mahasabha Conference of Ajmer in V. 1991. He was elected President of 3rd Oswal Mahasammelan of Mandsore of 1935.
Lalvani shri Kastoorchand
He was born at Rajshahi (Bangla-Desh) in V. 1978. He was from a middle class family. He secured first division from Metric to M.A. examinations. After studies he joined Indian Technology Sansthan Khadagpur, and remain there life long. He was invirted in the inter cast Congress of Legal Science Conference from Amsterdom (Neitherland).
He had written the life sketch of Lord Mahaveera in a unique way and made him a grand personality. He translated ‘Bhagvati Sutra’, ‘Dasve Kalik Sutra’, ‘Uttaradhyaan sutra’ and ‘Kalpa-sutra’ in English. He also translated Bhagvati-Gita in Bengali poetry. His greatest contribution was the translation of Jain stories of Muni Mahenrakumarji. First in English in three parts. In this way he is the first person who tried to spread Jainism abroad.
Shri Lalvani had written History of India in three parts and placed a new Philosophical look, but only two volumes are published and one is unpublished. In addition to this his many books are published. He died in V. 2040.
Lalvani Seth Rajmalji – Khandesh
He was born on Baishakh shukla 3rd 1951. He was very poor but suddenly he was adopted by Seth Lakhichandji of Jamner and became a very rich person, but he lead him simple life. He established or managed Khandesh education Society, Jain Oswal Boarding Jalgaon. All India Mahaveer Munimandal, Jalgaon Jimkhana, Bhagirathi Bai Library, Rajmal Lakhichand Dharmik Ausdhalaya Jamner Agriculture Farm, Cattle Breading Farm etc.
Lalvani Shri Kushalchandji – Jodhpur
He was a very brave person. He fought many wars, so Maharaja Jodhpur pleased upon him and honoured him with the title of ‘Shah’.
Lalvani shri Anarchandji – Jodhpur
He removered the struggle between Jodhpur and Jaipur, so Maharaja Jodhpur appointed him the commissioner at Jaipur. He is Civil Judge Class 1st at Durg.
Lalvani Shri Amarchandji - Jodhpur
He was the most reliable person of Maharaja Mansinghji of Jodhpur. Maharaja Mansigh appointed him Hakim of Parbatsar, tosina etc. In V. 1862 when there arose a serious dispute between Jodhpur and jaipur for the marriage of princess of Udaipur, at that time he was sent to Jaipur. He settled the metter wisely. Maharaja of Jodhpur pleased and posted him the Vakil of Jodhpur at Jaipur.
Lalvani shri Pratapmalji – Jodhpur
He was a warrior. He fought many wars. In V. 1879 when Sardars of Gullar revolt, he went with the army and won the battle, In V. 1882 he was posted Hakim of Daulatpura. In V. 1887 his son Sidhkaran was sent and he was called back and sent to.
Lalvani Seth Moolchandji – Bhopal
In V. 1983 he opened his shop named Moolchand Sardarmal. At the time of Europe war he was deputed Treasurar of War loan fund. He has been honourary magistrate for 8 years. In 1928 Bhopal Government honoured him with the title of ‘Rai’ in 1932 he became State Treasurar.
Lalvani Seth Sukhrajji – Pune
He was born in 1958. He was secretary of Atmanand Jain Library. He was secretary of Marwar Provincial Jain Conference and member of Standing Committee. He was also Secretary of Varkana Vidhyalaya education Board.
Lalvani shri Kushalchandji – Jodhpur
He was a very brave person. He fought many wars, so Maharaja Jodhpur was pleased with him and honoured him with the title of ‘Shah’.
Lalvani shri Anarchandji – Jodhpur
He ended the struggle between Jodhpur and Jaipur, so Maharaja Jodhpur appointed him the Commissioner at Jaipur.