These two villages from a group of about 84 villages of a particular community and are still standing at a distance of around 15 kilometers from Jaisalmer, on Jaisalmer – Sam Sand dune road to tell their story.
The folklore and local historian tells the story of village as below.
These villages of Vegetarian Paliwal Brahamans, who had most probably migrated from the nearby Pali district of Rajasthan in 3rd or 4th century AD, was bustling and brimming with activities till around 200 to 300 years ago. Now stands as a ruin. These villages were on the trade route of Caravan going from this part of Rajasthan to Multan & further ahead for trade. Probably these Paliwal Brahamn of that period were also involved in some activity related to the above trade.