Daroga, Hindu in India

Joshua Project has identified the Daroga, Hindu only in India

Population

994,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Introduction

In the past, the Daroga used to serve Rajput rulers and chiefs as domestic servants. They are widely distributed in Rajasthan, but they hide their identity and claim to be Rajput. At present, they are variously engaged in cultivation, business or government service. In addition to their ancestral gods, the Daroga worship Radha Krishna, Ska Ram, Hanuman, Bheruji, Mansa, Jagdamba, Kalka and Chandika (Chamunda). There are teachers, businessmen, defense personnel and white-collar employees in the community. The Daroga send their children to school and college.


Ministry Obstacles

Lack of prayer to prepare the Daroga people to understand the Gospel of Christ when it comes to them is likely to result in little fruit.


Outreach Ideas

The primary language of the Daroga is Hindi, and there are many resources available in the Hindi language. Workers are needed to carry such resources as Gospel recordings and the Jesus film to this community.


Pray for the Followers of Christ

There may be no believers in Christ at present among the Daroga people. But pray for those who will soon believe in Christ, that the Lord will even now be preparing pastors and teachers to help them.


Pray for the Entire People Group

Pray the Daroga community will increasingly be made aware of who Jesus truly is, and will be drawn to him. Pray for evangelists.


Profile Source:   Joshua Project  

People Name General Daroga, Hindu
People Name in Country Daroga, Hindu
Population in India 994,000
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Chela, Daraga, Daroi, Daruga, Hazuri, Khawasha, Khawashwa, Pasban, Wazir
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Rajasthan
People Name General Daroga, Hindu
Ethnic Code CNN25o
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 28  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution rankinging, )
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Hindi (444,000) Marwari (210,000) Mewari (138,000) Dhundari (82,000)
Merwari (57,000) Shekhawati (29,000) Bagri (22,000) Haroti: Harauti (10,000)
Wagdi (5,400) Malvi (3,800) Nagarchal (1,100) Kachchi (400)
Gujarati (200) Braj Bhasha (200)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Hindi 444,000 Marwari 210,000
Mewari 138,000 Dhundari 82,000
Merwari 57,000 Shekhawati 29,000
Bagri 22,000 Haroti: Harauti 10,000
Wagdi 5,400 Malvi 3,800
Nagarchal 1,100 Kachchi 400
Gujarati 200 Braj Bhasha 200
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1806-1962)
New Testament Yes   (1811-1998)
Complete Bible Yes   (1818-2000)
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Hindi Bible stories
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Fathers Love Letter
Film / Video Following Jesus (India)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Hindi
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 Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
General Ravi Zacharias
General Yeshu Samaj
Printed Matter Christ for the Nations
Scripture Bibles, Bible League
Prayer Links
Global Prayer Digest: 2012-09-30

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
100.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source: Isudas   Copyrighted ©   Used with permission
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Profile Source: Joshua Project  
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