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Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) in India

Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions)

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,056,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %   

Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) in India

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Introduction / History
The Bhatia Rajputs of India are traders by tradition. Some are moneylenders. They are mainly Hindus. Sons inherit property with the oldest son taking charge of the home.

In Punjab they are Hindus and Sikhs. They speak Punjabi and Hindi and read and write in Gurmukhi. Their main cereal is wheat. They are endogamous, which means their preference is to maintain marriages only within their group. Women take part in religious, social and financial matters. They use modern medicine.

In Haryana they are non-vegetarian. Divorce and remarriage is allowed. They work in agriculture and in business as well as other work.

In Gujarat the Bhatia Rajput speak Kachchi and Gujarati and read and write in Gujarati.

In Rajasthan they speak Hindi and read and write in Devanagari. Widows and divorcees cannot marry again there.

The Bhatia Rajput also live in Chandigarh, Maharashtra and Delhi.

Prayer Points
Pray that God will give the Bhatia Rajputs dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
Pray that gospel materials will lead them to salvation too.

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

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The Rajputs
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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:1,056,000
Largest States:
Haryana (174,000)Delhi (147,000)
Uttar Pradesh (139,000)Bihar (130,000)
Punjab (97,000)Himachal Pradesh (64,000)
Gujarat (60,000)Madhya Pradesh (50,000)
Uttarakhand (43,000)Rajasthan (40,000)
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People Name in Country: Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions)
People Name General: Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions)
Alternate People Names:
Bargala RajputBhati Rajput
राजपूत, भाटी
ROP3 Code: 116165
Joshua Project People ID: 20381
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,056,000
Population all Countries: 1,057,000
Least-Reached: Yes
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Forward Caste - Rajput
People Name General: Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions)
Ethnic Code: CNN25
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Primary Language: Hindi (577,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): hin    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Punjabi, Eastern (74,000)Gujarati (42,000)
Bhojpuri (41,000)Marwari (28,000)
Haryanvi (23,000)Mewari (13,000)
Mandeali (13,000)Kumaoni (9,700)
Marathi (8,400)Bagri (7,800)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 39
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:
Complete Bible: 1835-2022
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Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) in India

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