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Kuki Chin Asho in Bangladesh

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,800 Chin, Asho Buddhism 3.40 % Unknown No   

Kuki Chin Asho in Bangladesh

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Introduction / History
The Asho or Asho Kuki Chin have several subgroups, each with a different culture and language. The Asho Kuki Chin speak the Asho Kuki Chin language. Though most Chin subgroups are in neighboring Myanmar, the Asho Kuki subgroup is in southeastern Bangladesh.

What are their lives like?
This is a farming community.

What are their beliefs?
Though they are mainly Buddhists, the Asho Kuki Chin have some Christians among them.

What are their needs?
Like people everywhere, the Asho Kuki Chin people need to allow the loving savior to direct their lives. They need his forgiveness for sin.

Prayer Points
Pray the Asho Kuki Chin would see they can enjoy abundant life if they put their trust in Jesus Christ.

Pray for the Lord to intervene in their families, calling people to his side and blessing them in every way.

Pray for Holy Spirit sent workers.

Pray for their hearts to be drawn to the Lord of lords.

Pray for the birth of an unstoppable church planting movement.

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Country: Bangladesh
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:30 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:1,800
Largest Provinces:
Chittagong (1,700)
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Kuki Chin Asho
People Name General: Kuki Chin Asho
ROP3 Code: 118554
Joshua Project People ID: 21767
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,800
Population all Countries: 1,800
Least-Reached: Yes
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
People Cluster: Kuki-Chin-Lushai
People Name General: Kuki Chin Asho
Ethnic Code: CNN25
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Chin, Asho (1,800 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): csh    Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 1
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religions:
Buddhism93.59 % 
Christianity3.40 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam0.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown3.01 % 
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: 1921-1986
New Testament:
Complete Bible: 2008
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 RecordingsStory of Jesus audio
Film / VideoGod's Story video
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Chin, Asho
Film / VideoWorld Christian Videos
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Kuki Chin Asho in Bangladesh

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    Kuki-Chin-Lushai     Asia, South    
      Kuki Chin Asho Bangladesh    
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