Our Family

NADIMINTY(I)S OF VĒGINĀDU

Vinayakudu
Bhoonāyakam vā dhananāyakam vā Bhajam bhuvam vā dhanamēti lōkē |
Tadvighņanātham na bhajāmi kintu Sahasraśastam praņamāmi nityam||

ABOUT US

Who We Are?

Nadiminty or Nadiminti is the family name of a group of Brahmins belonging to the sub-sect Vēgināti or Vēginādi and are the descendants of the ŗşi (seer) Koundinya. Hence they are of Koundinyasa gotra, a gotra being a sub generic group among a community. The Vēgināti branch Brahmins, thus are basically native to the Vēngi land that is Godavari riverside villages of konaseema, in the present day East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, India. Our familiy known statistics are:

RECORDED FAMILIES
246 Known families
Persons
780 Individuals
Author's Family Tree

OUR OLD HOMES

Nagooru
THE AGRAHĀRAM STREET OF NAGOORU IN 1980 WITH THE LOCATION AND LOOK OF MY GRANDFATHER’S HOUSE, NOW IN RUINS. NOTICE HOW THICK ARE THE WALLS!
Munganda
DIAGRAMMATIC REPRESENTATION OF THE MAIN STREET OF MUNGANDA FROM MY REMEMBRANCE AND ELDERS’ VERSIONS OF LATE SEVENTIES

NADIMINTY(I) Family tree

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Meet Our Ancestors

Our Ancestors (some photographs)

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