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Kattunayakan of India

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Prayer Month: September 2010
Focus: South Asia, Hindu
Country: India
People Name: Kattunayakan
Population: 66,000
World Population: 66,000
Language: Tamil
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Progress Status: 1.0
% Adherents : 0.49 %
% Evangelical: Unknown %
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Kattunayakan of India

Introduction / History
The Kattunayakan live in a few states in India including Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Their name means king of the jungle in Tamil. They are Hindus. They worship animals and other creation too. Monogamy is their way of marriage. They speak in Dravidian languages and like music.

In Kerala, they are hunters and gatherers and live in poverty. They are an ancient tribe of Kerala. They prefer traditional medicine.

In Kerala the Kattunayakan speak their own language and Malayam. They live in the Wayanad region. They have birth and marriage rituals and the dead are buried. They are a scheduled tribe.

Prayer Points
* Pray that their love of music would provide a bridge for sharing the message of salvation.
* Pray that the Internet would open doors for them to hear the good news of Jesus Christ.
* Pray for solutions to their living in poverty.

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Kattunayakan of India

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