Puja done by Jharia Raja Parivar – Raja Maheshwar Prasad Singh, Raja Bishweshwar Prasad Singh, Rani Sujata Singh and Rani Snehalata DEVI
1) Slaughter Place where Pantha Bali( Goat ) is sacrificed. This is one of the oldest tradition of Jharia Raj Family and Jharia people.
Every year, Jharia Raj pariwar come together at Jharia Raja Garh and worship Devi Durga Shiv Shakti and celebrate oldest and historic Durga puja with full family. There is a lot of crowd on Ashtami in Jharia Raja Garh Durga Oldest temple. You can read the full history of Durga puja in jharia region here:
Raja Durga Prasad Singh inherited the estate in 1850s among the notable Zamindars of Jharia Raj. That time Raja Durga Prasad Singh was still a minor. He died in 1916 and after that Raja Shiva Prasad Singh had succeeded his empire and inherited all. Raja Shiva Prasad Singh has died in 1947 in January Month. After that his eldest son, Shri Kali Prasad Singh inherited all and became the last Raja of Jharia till the Zamindari was eliminated in 1952.
Family Details of Jharia Raj Family
Raja Shiva Prasad Singh – Son of Raja Durga Prasad Singh
Shri Kali Prasad Singh – eldest Son of Raja Shiva Prasad Singh
Rani Usha Devi – Wife of Shri Kali Prasad Singh
Raja Bishweshwar prasad Singh – Son of Shri Kali Prasad Singh
Raja maheshwar prasad – Son of Shri Kali Prasad Singh
Rajkumari Jaya Singh – daughter of Shri Kali Prasad Singh
Rajkumari Madhulika Singh – daughter of Shri Kali Prasad Singh
Rajkumari Sujata Devi of Mohari – Wife of Raja maheshwar prasad Singh
Maharajkumari Snehalata kumari Devi of Rairakhol – Wife of Raja Bishweshwar Prasad Singh
Rajkumari Sada Rajlakshmi Singh – daughter of Raja Bishweshwar prasad Singh
Rajkumari Sudarshana Rajlakshmi Singh – daughter of Raja Bishweshwar prasad Singh
According to Imperial Record JHARIA Raj was established by
(1) Raja RAGHUNATH SINGH in 16th Century exact date unknown. He had Issue
(2) Raja Indra Singh had issues
a) Rajkumar Tej Singh
b) Rajkumar Jasmat Singh
After his death in 1680 Raja Jasmat Singh ascended the throne
(3) Raja Jasmat Singh
(4) Raja Mohan Singh
(5) Raja Jorawar Singh
(6) Raja Prithvi Singh
(7)Raja Sangram Singh
(8) Raja Udit Narayan Singh
(9) Raja Rasbehari Singh
(10) Raja Jaimangal Singh
(11) Raja Durga Prasad Singh
(12) Raja Shiv Prasad Singh
(13) Raja Kali Prasad Singh
He ascended The Throne in 1st Jan 1947. He has Two Son’s Shriji Rajkunwar M.P Singh and Shriji Rajkunwar B.P Singh. Raja Kali Prasad Singh Ji passed away in the year 2003.
According to Maharajkumari Snehalata kumari Devi – She said that I have all the documents as well as Trust deed of R.S P college, since my father in law Raja Kali Prasad Singh had established the college. He was the life long Senate member of R.S.P collage. Rather he was donar, founder as well as trustee of R S P Collage.
At present as per trust deed two male members of Raja Kali prasad Singh are the trustee of the college, My husband Shri Bishweshwar Prasad Singh Who is also the PARTNER Of kids Garden School (Jharia) and My brother in law Shri Maheshwar Prasad Singh. The Collage was taken by the university on August 1972 but TRuST is still alive .