Are today's Rajputs descendants of Kshatriyas of Dwapara Yuga and Treta Yuga?

In Short are Rajputs descendants of Shri Rama, Shri Krishna and Pandavas?

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    Varna Ashrama is not same as Caste System. Please correct your question title. It is not looking relevant with your question body. – TheLittleNaruto Nov 21 '19 at 10:27
  • @TheLittleNaruto According to who? Neo-Hindus? Yes – Ikshvaku Nov 22 '19 at 19:44

Rajput are a sub-caste or order of Kshatriyas but not all kshtariyas call themselves rajput. Kshatriyas were of three origins : suryavanshi, chandravanshi and agnivanshi (some include fourth as nagvanshi). These are found throughout India with different names of their sub-castes. Rajput is a predominant sub-caste of kshtariyas in North-Central India.

Solar kshtariyas : it is related to house of ikshwaku and bhagwan Ram bhadra. http://www.sacred-texts.com/hin/m03/m03106.htm

Lunar kshtariyas : these are related to house of kshtariyas of Mahabharata. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lunar_dynasty

Agnikula kshtariyas : https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agnivansha

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