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Sindhi Sama in India

Sindhi Sama

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,300 Kacchi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % No   

Sindhi Sama in India

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Introduction / History
The Sindhi Samma are a Sindhi tribe who live in Sindh in Pakistan. They speak the Sindhi language and are Muslims.

The Samma have been in Sindh for a long time. They are descendants from the Samma Dynasty that ruled in Sindh from the fourteenth century to the first part of the sixteenth century. The capital was at Thatta.

Every year many do pilgrimages to Thatta to respect the dead people buried there who they regard as saints. Thatta was regarded as being very important for religion and for trading too. There are buildings that remain today from the days of the Samma Dynasty.

Prayer Points
Pray that as the Sindhi Samma read the Koran that they will want to know more about Jesus Christ, read the Bible and give their lives to Him.
Pray that God will give them dreams and visions leading them to salvation.


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Global Prayer Digest: 2010-10-13
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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:1,300
Largest States:
Gujarat (800)Rajasthan (500)
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People Name in Country: Sindhi Sama
People Name General: Sindhi Sama
Alternate People Names:
Chuda SammaDungar Summa
Gha SammaSaheb Samma
Sammaसिंधी समा
ROP3 Code: 113676
Joshua Project People ID: 18164
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,300
Population all Countries: 1,622,000
Least-Reached: Yes
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Muslim - Rajput
People Name General: Sindhi Sama
Ethnic Code: CNN25
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
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Primary Language: Kacchi (700 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): kfr    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Sindhi (400)
Total Languages: 2
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam100.00 % 
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: 2013
New Testament:
Complete Bible: None Reported
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 / VideoJesus Film: view in Kacchi
Film / VideoWorld Christian Videos
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Sindhi Sama in India

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