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Brahmin Deshastha of India

Prayer Month: September 2010
Focus: South Asia, Hindu
Country: India
People Name: Brahmin Deshastha
Population: 561,000
World Population: 561,000
Language: Marathi
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Progress Status: 1.0
% Adherents : 0.00 %
% Evangelical: 0.00 %
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Brahmin Deshastha of India

Introduction / History
The Brahmin Deshastha of India live mainly in Maharashtra. Some of them live in Karnataka and in Andhra Pradesh. They speak Marathi. Their two main groups are the Rigvedis and the Yajurvedis.

The Brahmin Deshastha are said to be reliable, friendly, honest and polite in most cases.

They are Hindus who love their religion. Every family and every village has its own god. They believe rites must be performed to satisfy their gods to avoid problems. The Deshastha enjoy food very much and make eating an important part of their religious festivals.

The Brahmin Deshastha have contributed to Indian society regarding math, literature, religion and culture.

Prayer Points
* Pray that their religious devotion will find a new focus in Jesus Christ.
* Pray that God will give them dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.

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Brahmin Deshastha of India

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