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Navait of India

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Prayer Month: October 2010
Focus: South Asia, Muslim
Country: India
People Name: Navait
Population: 56,000
World Population: 73,000
Language: Konkani
Primary Religion: Islam
Progress Status: 1.0
% Adherents : 0.00 %
% Evangelical: 0.00 %
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Navait of India

Introduction / History
The Nawaiyat are Muslims. In Tamil Nadu they speak Urdu and Tamil and read and write in Perso Arabic and Tamil. They are not vegetarians who eat rice. They have cousin marriages. Marriage is by discussion. There are birth and marriage rituals. The dead are buried. Daughters as well as sons inherit the property when the father has died.

They work mainly in business. Some work for the government. They are educated and use modern medicines and family planning.

The Nawaiyat in Karnataka speak Konkani and Kannada and read and write in Kannada too.

In Kerala the Nawaiyat speak in Urdu and Malayalam and read and write in Perso-Arabic and Malayalam. They have an Association to look after welfare and marriage and divorce matters.

Prayer Points
* Pray that God will give them dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials will lead them to salvation.

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Navait of India

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