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Kamathi in India



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
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Kamathi in India

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Introduction / History
The Komati are a Caste who live in South and Central India. Many of them live in Andhra Pradesh with others living in several other Indian states. The meaning of the word Komati may mean clever businessman or keeper of cows.

They are a trading company involved in business, banking and lending money. They are mainly Hindus but the Jaina Komati follow Jainism. There are several languages spoken by them including Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.

The Komati are vegetarians. They follow Ahimsa which means not to hurt or injure but to help.

Arya Vaisya are a a sub group of the Komati and the name means respectable.

Prayer Points
Pray that as they like to help and not injure they are attracted to Jesus Christ.
Pray that God will give them dreams and visions leading them to Salvation too.
Pray that Indian Christians lead them to Jesus Christ.

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

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Global Prayer Digest: 2012-08-17
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Country: India
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:11 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:254,000
Largest States:
Maharashtra (234,000)Karnataka (11,000)
Madhya Pradesh (1,700)Gujarat (1,600)
Telangana (1,400)Chhattisgarh (1,100)
Odisha (400)Delhi (100)
Andhra Pradesh (100)Kerala (50)
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Kamathi
People Name General: Kamathi
Alternate People Names:
Komatiकमाती
ROP3 Code: 112411
Joshua Project People ID: 17073
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 254,000
Population all Countries: 254,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Hindu - other
People Name General: Kamathi
Ethnic Code: CNN25
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Telugu (155,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): tel    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Marathi (32,000)Konkani (14,000)
Kannada (12,000)Ahirani (400)
Odia (100)Malayalam (20)
Total Languages: 7
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.28 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism97.10 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small2.62 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
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
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1812-1966
New Testament:
1818-1989Audio
Complete Bible: 1854-2022
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching
Audio RecordingsLove letter to you from scripture
Audio RecordingsOnline Audio Scripture
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament
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Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament
Audio RecordingsOral Bible stories
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio
Film / VideoFollowing Jesus video
Film / VideoGod's Story video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Telugu
Film / VideoLUMO film of Gospels
Film / VideoMagdalena video
Film / VideoMy Last Day video, anime
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children
Film / VideoThe Hope Video
Film / VideoWorld Christian Videos
GeneralBible for Children
GeneralBiblical answers to your questions
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGospel resources links
GeneralGospel website in this language
GeneralZume Resources
GeneralZume Training
Mobile AppDownload audio Bible app as APK file
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Text / Printed MatterBible: Telugu
Text / Printed MatterChildren and youth resources
Text / Printed MatterLiteracy primer for Telugu
Text / Printed MatterOnline New Testament (Bibles India)
Text / Printed MatterThe Ancient Path
Text / Printed MatterTools for faith conversations
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Kamathi in India

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