Results for: Gurkha

In History of Asia

Who were the 99 gurkha infantry brigade?

I served on Labuan with the Ordnance Field Park of 99 Brigade in 1963 during the Indonesian Emergency I serves in NeeSoon Sinapore in 1965 with 99 brigade
In History of India

Where did the Gurkha originally inhabit?

Gurkhas or Gorkhas originated in Nepal. The first Gurkhas were thedisciples of the Hindu saint Gorkhanath. The original Gurkhas arefrom Middle Class Nepal, namely the Clans of ( Full Answer )
In World War 2

What are Gurkhas?

Gurkhali was the name given to the army of NEPAL during the rule of Prithivi Narayan Shah who unified Nepal in 17th century.He was the descendant of Dravya Shah who was ( Full Answer )
In World War 2

Why gurkhas called gurkhas?

Gurkas are orignally from the place called "Gorkha" in Nepal. King Pritivi Narayan Shah of Gorkha united Nepal and hence the brave army of Gorkha was renowned world wide as th ( Full Answer )
In Beef and Veal

Do gurkhas eat beef?

Some don't. Gurkhas are Hindu, Buddhists and many religious backgrounds. Hindus treat cows as their holy animals. So, the religion don't allow them..
In Slogans and Mottos

What is the Gurkhas motto?

कांथर हुनु भन्दा मर्नु राम्रो Kaatar Hunnu Bhand ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

What is gurkha?

a soldier from Nepal who may serve his own country in a UN sponsored contingent, as a soldier of the United Kingdom's Brigade of Gurkhas, as a soldier of the Indian Armies Gur ( Full Answer )
In Religion & Spirituality

Is a Gurkha a religion?

Gurkhas are not a religion ,but an ethnic race originating in nepal.Predominatly they are hindus of the saivist sect or devoted to Maa Kali,but some are Sikhs as well.
In Uncategorized

What reputation do the Gurkhas have?

Gurkhas have a good reputation. they have fought for britain fornearly 200 years and are known for being fearless and trustworthy.
In Uncategorized

Who is Gurkha?

The Gurkha are people mainly from the Mid-Western and easternNepal. Their name derives Khambu warrior Gorakhnthan in the 8thCentury