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Mangrik in Pakistan

Mangrik

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
54,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Not available   

Mangrik in Pakistan

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Summary
The Mangrik have traditionally been farmers. Muslim butchers ensure a supply of mutton to the Mangrik, as the latter refrain from killing animals. They have attained a high level of literacy and some have even gone for higher education to the universities of Jammu and Kashmir.

Ministry Obstacles
It may be that the Mangrik people have formed an incorrect view of what Christians believe, based upon observation of nominal Christians in their region.

Outreach Ideas
Even though the Mangrik people may have a fairly high literacy rate, using oral means of communicating the Gospel of Jesus may be the best approach. Films, recordings, and stories from Scripture will likely have a favorable result.

Pray for the followers of Christ
There is no indication that any of the Mangrik community know Christ as Savior. But pray for those that will soon come to know and follow him. Pray they will have nothing to do with the deeds of darkness, living as children of light. Pray they will be zealous to know and follow Christ.

Pray for the entire people group
Pray for the Mangrik community to continue to be able to care for their families adequately. Pray for competent village-level leadership.

Scripture Focus
"The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Therefore beseech the Lord of the harvest to send out workers into His harvest." Matthew 9:37-38

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Country: Pakistan
Continent: Asia
Region: South Asia
Persecution Rank:5 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:54,000
Largest Provinces:
Gilgit-Baltistan (54,000)Azad Kashmir (30)
Total Provinces on file:2
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Mangrik
People Name General: Mangrik
Alternate People Names:
Bodhमंगरिक
ROP3 Code: 112847
Joshua Project People ID: 17443
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 54,000
Population all Countries: 70,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Kashmiri
People Name General: Mangrik
Ethnic Code: CNN25i
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Balti (47,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): bft    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Shina (700)Urdu (100)
Gujari (100)Kashmiri (30)
Total Languages: 5
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religions:
Buddhism99.00 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam1.00 % 
Non-ReligiousUnknown 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1903-1940
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Balti
Film / VideoThe Hope Video
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible (Bibles India)
 
 
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