Arain, Muslim in India

Population

130,000

Christian

0.00%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


Where are they Located?

The Muslim Arain are the inhabitants of the Taraaiand Region. Their community is located in various villages and cities in Tahsil Baheri of the Bareilly District. Many are residing in the villages of Tahseel Amarya of the Pilibhit District and the rest are in Uttranchal State in the Udham Singh Nagar District. Some live in the Rampur District of India.


What are Their Lives Like?

Their community is highly educated and intellectual. They work in cultivation and in agriculture-based business. Most have sufficient farming land and cultivate sugar cane, wheat, rice, mangoes and mustard. Dairy production is an important part of their subsistence also.


What are Their Beliefs?

They are a Muslim people with a broad knowledge of Islam. They are mainly related to the Barelvi movement of Sunni Islam that originated in the Indian subcontinent. They worship Allah as the "great and merciful" and Mohammad as the most important of the prophets. The basis of their worship and prayer is in the five "pillars" of Islam: roza, namaaz, zakaat, hajj and fitra. Some follow the Deobandi movement while others are Bahá'í.


What are Their Needs?

The community is well settled and peaceful. There is a need for further education opportunities, especially for the younger generation.




Profile Source: Anonymous

People Name General Arain, Muslim
People Name in Country Arain, Muslim
Population in India 130,000
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Airi, Arani, Baghban, Chaudhari, Drain, Malik, Mehar, Mian, Rain
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Punjabi
People Name General Arain, Muslim
Ethnic Code CNN25r
Country India
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Urdu (90,000) Panjabi, Eastern (28,000) Dogri (5,100) Kumaoni (2,000)
Kashmiri (1,700) Panjabi, Western (1,600) Awadhi (1,500) Kangri (300)
Garhwali (300) Mandeali (300) Bagri (200) Bhadrawahi (200)
Chambeali (70) Pahari, Mahasu (Unknown)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Urdu 90,000 Panjabi, Eastern 28,000
Dogri 5,100 Kumaoni 2,000
Kashmiri 1,700 Panjabi, Western 1,600
Awadhi 1,500 Kangri 300
Garhwali 300 Mandeali 300
Bagri 200 Bhadrawahi 200
Chambeali 70 Pahari, Mahasu 10
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1747-1894)
New Testament Yes   (1758-2000)
Complete Bible Yes   (1843-1998)
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Easy to Read (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Pakistan Bible Society (FCB
Audio Recordings Online scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Audio Recordings Urdu Bible stories
Audio Recordings Urdu Online Audio Bible
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Urdu
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video Urdu Language Film
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
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