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Thakar of India

Prayer Month: September 2010
Focus: South Asia, Hindu
Country: India
People Name: Thakar
Population: 89,000
World Population: 89,000
Language: Marathi
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Progress Status: 1.0
% Adherents : 0.00 %
% Evangelical: 0.00 %
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Thakar of India

Introduction / History
These people are originally of Rajput descent. During Moghul attacks they fled to the forest and then via Gujrath Madhya Pradesh they came to Maharashtra.

Where are they located?
They live all over Maharashtra. Mainly in Dhule, jalgaaon, Nashik, Thane, Surgana, Nandurbar.

What are their lives like?
Until last decade they were living a tribal life. Their livelihood was dependent on the forest. But now, many of them are in basic services and low paying jobs, etc.

What are their beliefs?
They do not believe in preparing for the future. They live only for today.

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