Kapu Reddi of India
 
People Name: Kapu Reddi
Country: India
Language: Telugu
Population: 3,610,000
Unreached: Yes
People Cluster: South Asia Hindu - Kapu
Primary Religion: Hinduism
% Adherents: 0.00 %
% Evangelical: 0.00 %
Progress Status: 1.0
Profile provided by:

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Introduction / History
The Kapu are a forward caste who live mainly in Andhra Pradesh. Many live on the coasts in Andhra Pradesh. Kapu refers to landowners and the village leaders are called Reddy.

The Reddy have much financial and social power in Andhra Pradesh. They speak Telugu. They do farming as an occupation. Many of them live in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka too.

The Kapu/Reddy are mainly Hindus. Some are Buddhists. Some live in the new Indian state of Telangana on the coasts. They live in Kerala, Maharashtra, Orissa and Chhattisgarh too. In the Telugu language Kapu means cultivator or agriculturist.

Prayer Points
* Pray that gospel materials and the internet will lead them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that Indian Christians will lead help in leading them to salvation.

 
Kapu Reddi of India