Rajasthani Langa Party

The Manganiars Consider Themselves Descendants Of The Rajputs And Are Renowned As Highly Skilled Folk Musicians Of The Thar Desert. Their Songs Are Passed On From Generation To Generation As A Form Of Oral History Of The Desert. They Sing Songs About Alexander The Great, About The Local Maharajas And Past The Rajasthani Manganiar Or Manghanhar And Related Langha/Langa Groups Are Muslim Communities In Sindh, Pakistan And In The Desert Of Rajasthan, India In The Districts Of Barmer And Jaisalmer, Along The Border Of Sindh Province Of Pakistan.Battles In The Region. Manganiars Have Survived For Centuries On The Patronage Of Wealthy Merchants In Caravan Towns, Particularly Jaisalmer Where There Is An Important Settled Community Today. The Traditional Jajman Of The Manganiar Are The Locally Dominant Rajput Community, While The Langha Have A Similar Relationship With The Sindhi-Sipahi, A Community Of Muslim Rajputs.