Krishaniya was a precolonial Indian princely state. It was in western united provinces of British Raj, in modern-day Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh. The kingdom was founded by Maharaja Ranjeet Singh in 1326. This is one of the ancient Rajput dynasty of Indian sub-continent. It is located on NH 58 between Muzaffarnagar(12km) and Meerut(45km) and almost equidistance from New Delhi(115km).
One of the Oldest State traditionally founded by Maharaja Ranjeet Singh in 1326. They migrated from Rajasthan to northern India and Central Western United Provinces (Uttar Pradesh). Maharaja Ranjeet Singh belonged to one of the most prominent families in Northern Indiaâ€” The Mahal Wale (Ranawat Gotra). The Erstwhile Royal Family and it's descendants still resides in the Royal Palace and around Muzaffarnagar. Now, The head of Erstwhile Krishaniya Royal Family is Kunwar Nishant Singh Ranawat.