Rajput in Pakistan

Population

13,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


The Rajputs

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Profile Source: Joshua Project


Introduction

The name Rajput is derived from the Sanskrit word rajputra, meaning son of a ruler. The Rajputra constitutes a class of nobility. The Rajput clans emerged as a dominant community in north and western India in the colonial period. The economic data suggests that the majority of Rajput are landowners. A large number of communities have migrated to their present habitat and this has made them one of the most mobile groups.


Ministry Obstacles

High caste communities find it especially difficult to humble themselves enough to accept God's free gift.


Outreach Ideas

Sustained prayer and dedicated workers are needed.


Pray for the Followers of Christ

Pray for the small group of Christian believers among the Hindu Rajput, that they will be united in love around the truth of Scripture. Pray they live a life of love, just as Christ loved them and gave himself up for them.


Pray for the Entire People Group

Pray for the Rajput community to increasingly grow in awareness of Jesus, his life and his sacrifice for them. Pray the Lord will give them a hunger to know, then satisfy that hunger.

Profile Source: Joshua Project

People Name General Rajput
People Name in Country Rajput
Population in Pakistan 13,000
Progress Scale 2.1
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bharadwaja, Chandravamsan, Chhatri, Chhetri, Kashrap Rajput, Kashyap, Khetri, Kshatriya, Muslim Jeer, Muslims of Nepal, Mustigar, Musugu Rajulu, Rajapalayam Raju, Raju, Ravikula Kshatriya, Suryavamsan, Suryavanshi Kshatriya, Thakur
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Hindi
People Name General Rajput
Ethnic Code CNN25r
Country Pakistan
Region Central Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sindhi (7,000) Panjabi, Western (4,000) Marwari (600) Seraiki (400)
Gurgula (300) Koli, Parkari (200) Dhatki (100) Gujarati (60)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sindhi 7,000 Panjabi, Western 4,000
Marwari 600 Seraiki 400
Gurgula 300 Koli, Parkari 200
Dhatki 100 Gujarati 60
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1825-1981)
New Testament Yes   (1890-1992)
Complete Bible Yes   (1954)
Audio Bible Online
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Sindhi
General Got Questions Ministry
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
10.80 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
89.20 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source: Sasvata Chatterjee Creative Commons: Yes
Map Source: Joshua Project / Global Mapping International
Video Source: Asia Harvest  
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