We are proud to be ANAVILS. Our forefathers ruled the area from VAPI to TAPI. The legend, great Chanakya was Anavil & breathed his last at Shukleshwar Anaval.

Anavil Brahmins also known as Ayachak. Yachana is quite a norm among the Brahmin community. After each holy ritual, Brahmins demand something from the host, also known as Yachana. The most popular surname among Anavil Brahmins are Desai & Naik (Nayak), among many like Vashi, Thakor, Mehta.

Our Community has produced & is producing illustrating sons & Daughters in all disciplines of learning & in all walks of life. Please go on referring this site for the Pride, Authentic Information’s about our Origin, History, Culture, Progress, Achievements, Integrations’, Researches & Monuments, Matrimonial, Jobs, Sanskrit Words for Magazine.

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About Trust

The monthly periodical “Jay Shukleshwar” is becoming the most powerful binding force amidst our society, wham and the Mandal, it has gained the popular voice of the public opinion. It started in the year 1974, the zeal of the founder editor Late Shri Dhirubhai Ambelal Desai of Sadadvel village laid a sturdy foundation. The zeal, vision & perseverance of the next editor Late Shri Jyotindra D. Desai & his team helped popularizing the magazine. At present Dr. Ishwarchandra M. Desai has changed the face of the magazine making it readable innovating interesting & informative with the help of co-editor Prof. Jasubhai Naik. The membership is fast reaching 9000.00 mark (Life members).

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