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Vanniyan Thigala of India

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Prayer Month: September 2010
Focus: South Asia, Hindu
Country: India
People Name: Vanniyan Thigala
Population: 47,000
World Population: 47,000
Language: Tamil
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Progress Status: 1.0
% Adherents : 0.98 %
% Evangelical: Unknown %
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Vanniyan Thigala of India

Introduction / History
The Thigala live in Karnataka. They migrated from Tamil Nadu and speak Tamil and Kannada and read and write in Kannada. They are not vegetarians and eat rice as a cereal.

The Thigala pay a bride price in marriage. Divorce is allowed with approval. The bereaved can marry again. The dead are buried.

The Thigala work in agriculture and growing flowers. They have a community association to look after them. Boys are educated but girls are only educated to a degree. They use modern medicines and family planning too. Hinduism is their religion.

Prayer Points
* Pray that the council leaders come to Jesus Christ and lead others to Him.
* Pray that gospel materials lead them to salvation.

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