The Oswal (sometimes spelled Osval) are a Jain community with origins in the Marwar region of Rajasthan and Tharparkar district in Sindh.[1]

People with this surname, who may or may not be affiliated to the community, include:


  1. Babb, Lawrence A. (2004). Alchemies of Violence: Myths of Identity and the Life of Trade in Western India. SAGE. pp. 164–178. ISBN 9780761932239.

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