Arain (Muslim traditions) in India


Population
133,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
Progress Gauge

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 traditions)
People Name in Country Arain (Muslim traditions)
Population in India 133,000
World Population 10,702,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
GSEC 1  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Alternate Names Airi, Araeen, Arani, Baghban, Chaudhari, Drain, Kunjra, Malik, Mehar, Mian, Raeen, Rain, Rayeen, Rayin, Rin
People ID 16228
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 9
Uttar Pradesh (58,000) Haryana (23,000) Punjab (21,000) Uttarakhand (18,000)
Jammu and Kashmir (9,100) Himachal Pradesh (2,900) Delhi (700) Chandigarh (600)
Maharashtra (200)
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 9
Uttar Pradesh (58,000) Haryana (23,000)
Punjab (21,000) Uttarakhand (18,000)
Jammu and Kashmir (9,100) Himachal Pradesh (2,900)
Delhi (700) Chandigarh (600)
Maharashtra (200)
Primary Language: Urdu (88,000 speakers)
Language Code: urd   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 12
Secondary Languages:
Panjabi, Eastern (32,000) Dogri (2,900) Kumaoni (2,200) Kashmiri (1,700)
Awadhi (1,500) Kangri (300) Garhwali (300) Mandeali (300)
Bagri (200) Bhadrawahi (100) Pahari, Mahasu
Primary Language: Urdu (88,000 speakers)
Language Code: urd   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 12
Secondary Languages:
Panjabi, Eastern (32,000) Dogri (2,900)
Kumaoni (2,200) Kashmiri (1,700)
Awadhi (1,500) Kangri (300)
Garhwali (300) Mandeali (300)
Bagri (200) Bhadrawahi (100)
Pahari, Mahasu (10)
For Primary Language: Urdu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1747-1894)
New Testament Yes   (1758-2000)
Complete Bible Yes   (1843-1998)
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Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Easy to Read (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Pakistan Bible Society (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Audio Recordings Urdu Bible stories
Audio Recordings Urdu Online Audio Bible
Film / Video A Gathering of the Followers of Isa (Indigitube.tv)
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 Greatest Sacrifice (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video The Prophets Story (Indigitube.tv)
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
Primary Religion: Islam

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 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Photo Source: Steve Evans   Creative Commons  
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Profile Source: Anonymous  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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