History-The Great Kanyakubj Brahmins
MEANING OF KANYAKUBJ BRAHMINS AND HISTORICAL PERSON--Kanyakubj brahmins mean brahmins of kannauj region.kanyakubj brahmins are also called kannaujia brahmins.The ancient name of kanyakubj was mahodaya.kanyakubj brahmins controlled vast empire of terrotiry of the great india on the time of shaungianputra achraya.pushyamitra shung upadhyay and king of ayodhya raja dhandev was belong to the shung family,who was kanyakubj brahmins of bhardwaj gotra.pushamitrashung done two ashwamedh ajna.the grand father of god parshuram ,maharshi rucheek was belong to kannauj.kannauj is famous for scent.the region of kanyakubj brahmins are kannauj region and awadh region,unnao,shahjahnpur,farukhabad,pilibhit,hardoi e.t.c of uttarpradesh,madhya pradesh,chhatishgarh and region of bhojpuri language of bihar and jharkhand .big zamindars like ayodhya naresh,raja machhedani,maharaj of old kanpur e.t.c. was belong to kanyakubj brahmins.surnames of kanyakubj brahmins are bajpai,awasthi,shukla,mishra,agnihotri,dixit,tiwari or tripathi,dubey or dwivedi,choubey or chaturvedi,trivedi,pandey,upadhyay or upadhyaya,pathak.
some prominent personalties are:
shri atal bihari bajpai(ex. prime minister),shri vidhyacharan shukla,late pt. ravishankar shukla(first chief minister of madhya pradesh),late shri shyamacharan shukla,shri rajeev shukla,shri satishchandra mishra,shri manoj tiwari(bhojpuri superstar),shri jitin prasada e.tc.