Maharaja Ala Singh (1691–1765) or Baba Ala Singh was the first Maharaja of the historical princely state of Patiala. He was born into a Jat Sidhu sikh family. Previously he was Jathedar of Phulkian Misl. He was born in 1691 at Phul, in present-day Bathinda district of the Punjab.
- "Sikh people". Archived from the original on 15 July 2016. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
- "Kingdoms of South Asia – Indian Kingdom of the Jat Sikhs". Retrieved 24 July 2016.
- Singh, Kirpal (2005). Baba Ala Singh : founder of Patiala kingdom (2nd ed.). Amritsar: Guru Nanak Dev University. ISBN 8177701053. Retrieved 24 July 2016.
|This Indian history-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|