Introduction to Mahamandalik

Mahamandalik or Pramukha is an influential administrative Position designated to the Principal Officer that governs the Whole Mandal. Mandal refers to large Areas of Land with similar geography and Topography. This Designation is quite comparable to that of a Feduatory or a Feudal Lord.

They had rights over the Whole Mandal. Although the Mandals that were divided during the Malla Dynasty are unknown, They certainly exercised Significant Powers inside the Royal Courts. They were an important Officer during the Malla Dynasty that collaborated with Mahaths, Mulamis, Rabutta, etc.


Pokhrel, A. (2023). Mahamandalik – Itihasaa. Encyclopedia of Nepali History.