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Dhangar Bharwad in India

Dhangar Bharwad

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
2,822,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.04 % Unknown   

Dhangar Bharwad in India

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Introduction / History
The Hatkar of Andhra Pradesh in India speak Kannada and read and write in Telugu. They prefer cross-cousin marriages. The oldest son takes charge of the home when the father dies. Most are weavers and the women help. They make saris and shirts in addition to other work.

They are Hindus by religion. Many of them have a good education. They use family planning and modern medicines.

The Hatkar of Maharashtra speak Marathi and read and write in Devanagari. The women are vegetarians but the men are not. They have birth, marriage and death rituals. Most of them work in agriculture while some of them do government work or other jobs.

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

References
Singh, K. S., ed. "India's Communities A-Z", Oxford University Press, USA 1999

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Global Prayer Digest: 2017-10-16
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Country: India
Continent: Asia
Region: South Asia
Persecution Rank:10 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:2,822,000
Largest States:
Gujarat (1,425,000)Karnataka (1,142,000)
Maharashtra (143,000)Madhya Pradesh (47,000)
Uttar Pradesh (41,000)Tamil Nadu (7,500)
Daman and Diu (3,200)Rajasthan (2,400)
Chhattisgarh (2,100)Odisha (2,100)
Total States on file:23
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Dhangar Bharwad
People Name General: Dhangar Bharwad
Alternate People Names:
AhirAtkar
BariaBaria Mota Bharwad
BhalwadBharwad
ChosaChosia
DbgriDhalgar
DhangDharhiad
DharwadDhudhiya Bharwad
DungGadarai
ROP3 Code: 111931
Joshua Project People ID: 16700
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 2,822,000
Population all Countries: 2,836,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Gujarati
People Name General: Dhangar Bharwad
Ethnic Code: CNN25e
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Language
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Primary Language: Gujarati (1,363,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): guj    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Kannada (762,000)Marathi (521,000)
Hindi (138,000)Kacchi (20,000)
Telugu (2,300)Saurashtra (2,300)
Bhili (2,100)Malvi (1,900)
Bhojpuri (1,700)Konkani (1,600)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 40
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.05 % 
Christianity0.04 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism99.86 % 
Islam0.03 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.03 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
GSEC Status:Level 1   Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within past 2 years
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1809-1965
New Testament:
1820-1985Audio
Complete Bible: 1823-2005
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsOnline Scripture / Bible
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoCreation to Christ (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoFollowing Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Gujarati
Film / VideoMagdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
GeneralBible Visuals
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGod's Simple Plan
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
Mobile AppDownload Bible from Google Play Store
Text / Printed MatterBible
Text / Printed MatterBible: ગુજરાતી - Gujarati
Text / Printed MatterBibles, Bible League
Text / Printed MatterFather's Love Letter
Text / Printed MatterOneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible (Bibles India)
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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