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Karal (Hindu traditions) in India

Karal (Hindu traditions)

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
10,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %   

Karal (Hindu traditions) in India

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Introduction / History
The following was reported by a Major Wace earlier in the last century: The Karral or Karal were originally Hindus who converted to Islam later. Socially they are like the Hindu religion in some of their ways.

The Karral were under the rule of the Gakkhar from whom they freed themselves which would now be about three hundred years ago.

The Karral cultivate their fields. They claim Rajput origin. They intermarry with the Ghakkar, the Dhunds and the Saiyads.

Prayer Points
* Pray that gospel materials will bring the Karral to Jesus Christ.
* As they have changed religions once, pray that they will change again, this time to Christianity.

References
http://indpaedia.com/ind/index.php/Minor_Dominant_Tribes

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Country: India
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:10 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:10,000
Largest States:
Haryana (5,400)Delhi (2,400)
Himachal Pradesh (1,400)Punjab (1,100)
Chandigarh (60)
Total States on file:6
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Karal (Hindu traditions)
People Name General: Karal (Hindu traditions)
Alternate People Names:
Karralकराल (हिंदू ट्रेडिशन्स)
ROP3 Code: 112432
Joshua Project People ID: 17092
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 10,000
Population all Countries: 10,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Hindu - Other
People Name General: Karal (Hindu traditions)
Ethnic Code: CNN25n
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Hindi (6,500 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): hin    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Punjabi, Eastern (3,500)Bilaspuri (600)
Kangri (200)Mandeali (200)
Haryanvi (100)Bagri (60)
Total Languages: 7
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism100.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
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: 1806-1962
New Testament:
1811-1998Audio
Complete Bible: 1818-2000
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
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 World Christian Resource Directory
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Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsOnline New Testament (FCBH)
Audio RecordingsOnline Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoA Beautiful Hope (EngSub)
Film / VideoCoconuts
Film / VideoCreation to Christ
Film / VideoFather's Love Letter
Film / VideoFollowing Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Hindi
Film / VideoMagdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / VideoMy Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / VideoRivka (Jesus Film Project)
Film / VideoStory of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / VideoThe Hope Video
GeneralBible Visuals
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGod's Simple Plan
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
GeneralYeshu Samaj
Mobile AppDownload Bible from Google Play Store
Text / Printed MatterBible
Text / Printed MatterBible: Hindi Holy Bible
Text / Printed MatterBibles, Bible League
Text / Printed MatterChrist for the Nations
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
Text / Printed MatterHindi Bible
Text / Printed MatterInternational Bible Society
Text / Printed MatterJesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed MatterOneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed MatterOnline Bible (Bibles India)
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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