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Chaturvedi is a surname of Indian origin. The name "Chaturvedi" literally means "Knower of the Four Vedas".[1] They are from the families of rishis (saints). The Earlier family was living around Mathura but during the Mughal period some conflict happened between Aurangzeb and Chaturvedi which led to Aurangzeb sending troops towards villages for chaturvedi and the Mughal King. This event leads to the rehibitions of Chaturvedi some stayed in Mathura, some came out of mathura and settled around Agra region and many moved toward different districts of Bihar.

Notable people with the surname Chaturvedi include: