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Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) in India



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
4,849,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %   

Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) in India

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Introduction / History
The Ahir herd and breed cattle and sell milk products. Many live in Bihar, Bengal and east Madhya Pradesh. The name Ahir is related to cow herding. They came from Central Asia. Many of them have become cultivators.

The Ahir do not marry their first cousins. A man can marry the younger sister of his wife while his wife is living. Girls can be exchanged between families. They are Hindus and their main festival is Diwali.

As cattle need forests in hot weather they live near forests and have become friendly with forest tribes.

Many of the Ahir are vegetarians and eat wheat as a cereal. They speak Hindi and other languages. Some of them live in Gujarat and Rajasthan. They connect themselves to the Yadav community.

Prayer Points
* Pray that Indian Christians will lead the Ahir to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials will lead them to salvation.

References
http://www.everyculture.com/South-Asia/Ahir.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahir

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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:4,849,000
Largest States:
Uttar Pradesh (4,027,000)Chhattisgarh (306,000)
Madhya Pradesh (202,000)Maharashtra (178,000)
Gujarat (86,000)Rajasthan (28,000)
Uttarakhand (12,000)Delhi (8,100)
Goa (1,600)
Total States on file:9
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions)
People Name General: Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions)
Alternate People Names:
यादव गुअलबंस (हिंदू ट्रेडिशन्स)
ROP3 Code: 118121
Joshua Project People ID: 21299
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 4,849,000
Population all Countries: 4,879,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Sindhi
People Name General: Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions)
Ethnic Code: CNN25j
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Hindi (3,154,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): hin    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Bhojpuri (1,213,000)Awadhi (198,000)
Chhattisgarhi (190,000)Marathi (141,000)
Gujarati (73,000)Kanauji (64,000)
Bundeli (47,000)Bagheli (17,000)
Dhundari (15,000)Khandesi (14,000)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 21
   
 
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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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 (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoA Pilgrimage (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoAasha - Hope (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoCoconuts (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoCreation to Christ (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoFather's Love Letter
Film / VideoFollowing Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / VideoGod's Story Video
Film / VideoHaqeeqat Episode 6 (Indigitube.tv)
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 / VideoTen Virgins (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoThe Final Prodigal (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoThe Hope Video
Film / VideoThe Price of Life (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoYeshu Satsang (Indigitube.tv)
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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