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Arain (Hindu traditions) of India

Prayer Month: September 2010
Focus: South Asia, Hindu
Country: India
People Name: Arain (Hindu traditions)
Population: 280,000
World Population: 280,000
Language: Hindi
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Progress Status: 1.0
% Adherents : 0.00 %
% Evangelical: Unknown %
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Arain (Hindu traditions) of India

Introduction / History
The Arain of India mostly work in horticulture and gardening. There are Hindus and Muslims among them.

In Delhi the Arain speak Arain and Hindi and read and write in Devanagari. They are not vegetarians and eat wheat and rice as cereals. They have cross-cousin marriages. Divorce and marrying again is allowed. The dead are buried. Many of them now work in business. They use modern medicines and family planning.

In Punjab they speak Punjabi and read and write in Gurmukhi. Village councils settle disagreements. Many are cultivators as are most other Arain.

In Himachal Pradesh many of them speak Mandiali.

In Bihar the Arain speak Urdu and read and write in Perso Arabic. Daughters get some property when the father dies but not as much as the sons.

In Haryana they speak Haryanvi and Hindu and read and write in Devanagari.

Prayer Points
* Pray that Indian Christians will lead the Arain to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that the internet and gospel materials will bring them the gospel message.

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Arain (Hindu traditions) of India

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