How Tharad got its Name


Tharad (historically known as Thirpur) is a town in Tharad taluka in the Banaskantha district of the state of Gujarat in India The verse,dohra, about the founding of Tharad, states that in 115 (S. 171) Tharpnr Parmar, leaving Shripur or Bhinmal in Marwad, went to the west and established the city of Tharad.