The name Harijan was given by Mahatma Gandhi to the Meghwal people. Hari means God and Jan means people. Meghwals live all over Kutch. The men do leather work wood carving and women do embroidery and patchwork. They worship Ramdev pir. Their villages include Nirona, Zura, Biber, Kotai, Bhujodi, Sareli and Varnora