Ayyarakam in India

Joshua Project has identified the Ayyarakam only in India






Largest Religion

Main Language


Introduction / History

The Ayyarakam people are historically located in the Gajapati District of Orissa and the Srikakulam District of Andra Pradesh in India. Their leader is called Mandala Naidu (Padala Gurivi Naidu of Sariapally Village) He is head of the caste as well as head of the village. In whichever village these people reside, the head of the village is from this caste. These people are landlords and sincere in their nature. They do well at looking after welfare of the people.

Where Are they Located?

They are located in the Gajapati District of Orissa (Sariapally, Adagam, Gosani, Sobhara, Singupuram, Chintapally, Neelapuram) and the Srikakulam District of Andra Pradesh (Annavaram, Ganguvada, Pathapatnam, Gangarajapuram, Savara Gurandi, Padanapuram,Kotha Valasa, Kichada, Kotipam, Kerjilla, Peda Gudaba, Appandolasa, Maradikota,Guvada, Hyderabad and vishakhapatnam.)

What Are Their Lives Like?

Mostly they are landlords, and Naidus (heads) of villages. Their Caste head is called Mandala Naidu (Padala Gurivi Naidu of Sariapally Village is the Mandala Naidu of this caste.)

What Are Their Beliefs?

They believe in the Hindu gods Lord Sri Venkateswara, Lord Shiva, Sri Laxmi, Sri Sakhti Ammavaru.

What Are Their Needs?

Agriculture, education, political participation, social welfare, employment, etc.

Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Ayyarakam
People Name in Country Ayyarakam
Population in India 2,200
World Population 2,200
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Ayyalu
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Telugu
People Name General Ayyarakam
Ethnic Code CNN23d
People ID 16266
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 21  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Odisha (2,200)
Total States on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Odisha (2,200)

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Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Telugu (1,300) Oriya (800)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Telugu 1,300 Oriya 800

For Main Lanugage: Telugu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1812-1966)
New Testament Yes   (1818-1989)
Complete Bible Yes   (1854-2002)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Fathers Love Letter
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Telugu
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Telugu
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
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Primary Religion: Hinduism

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
100.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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Profile Source: Anonymous  
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