Juddha Shumsher Jang Bahadur Rana

Field Marshal Shree Shree Shree Maharaja Sir Juddha Shumsher Jang Bahadur Rana (Nepali: जुद्ध शम्शेर जङ्गबहादुर राणा) (19 April 1875 in Narayanhity Palace, Kathmandu – 20 November 1952 in Dehradun, India)[citation needed] was the Prime Minister of Nepal from 1 September 1932 to 29 November 1945 as the head of the Rana Dynasty.[1]


Juddha Shumsher Jang Bahadur

श्री ३ जुद्ध शम्शेर जङ्गबहादुर राणा
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15th Prime Minister of Nepal
In office
1 September 1932 – 29 November 1945
MonarchKing Tribhuvan
Preceded byBhim Shumsher
Succeeded byPadma Shumsher
Personal details
Born(1875-04-19)April 19, 1875
Narayanhity Palace, Kathmandu
DiedNovember 20, 1952(1952-11-20) (aged 77)
Dehradun, India
ParentsDhir Shumsher Jang Bahadur Rana (father)
Juhar Kumari Devi (mother)
Shree Teen Juddha Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
श्री ३ महाराज जुद्ध शम्शेर जङ्गबहादुर राणा
King of Lamjung and Kaski Kingdom
His Highness Commanding General
Svasti Sri Madati Prachandra Bhujadandyetyadi
Sri Sri Sri Maharaja
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Reign1 September 1932 – 29 November 1945
Coronation1 September 1932[citation needed]
PredecessorBhim Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
SuccessorPadma Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
SpouseJetha Bada Maharani Padma Kumari Devi
IssueBahadur Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
Man Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
Agni Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
Hari Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
Nir Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
Kiran Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
Full name
Juddha Shamsher Janga Bahadur Rana
DynastyRana dynasty
FatherDhir Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
MotherJuhar Kumari
ReligionHinduism

He was the Field Marshal and Maharaja of Lambjang and Kaski.[citation needed] He is credited for building the Dharahara again which was destroyed by the 1934 Nepal–Bihar earthquake.[2]

Juddha Shumsher had twenty sons and twenty daughters.[citation needed]

AncestorsEdit

Ancestors of Juddha Shumsher Jang Bahadur Rana
16. Ram Krishna Kunwar
8. Ranajit Kunwar
4. Bal Narsingh Kunwar
2. Dhir Shamsher Rana
20. Amar Singh Thapa (sanukaji)
10. Nain Singh Thapa
21. Satyarupa Maya
5. Ganesh Kumari Thapa
22. Ranajit Pande
11. Rana Kumari Pande
1. Juddha Shamsher Jang Bahadur Rana
3. Juhar Kumari Devi

ContributionsEdit

  1. Establishment of | Nepal Bank Limited
  2. Founded SLC Board of Examination

IndustriesEdit

Juddha Shumsher established many large scale industries in Nepal as such he is known as 'Father of Industry' in Nepal.

  1. Biratnagar Jute Mill
  2. Juddha Match Factory
  3. Nepal Plywood Company
  4. Morang Hydroelectricity Supply Company

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rana Prime Ministers". 29 May 2001. Retrieved 1 December 2013.
  2. ^ The Life and Times of Maharaja Juddha Shumsher Jung Bahadur Rana of Nepal. Written by Ishwari Prasad