Saini, Sikh in India


Joshua Project has identified the Saini, Sikh only in India

Population

726,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Eyes of the Heart

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Introduction / History

The Saini, Sikh belong to a middle class agriculturist society. They are hard-working and skilled workers. They are also known as Mallies in other part of India. They live in Jallandhar, Patiala, Hoshiyarpur and Ropar. They are also found in Haryana and Delhi.


What Are Their Lives Like?

They live an above average life in an upper middle class society.


What Are Their Beliefs?

They are Sikh by religion and their guru is Guru Granth Sahib JI.


What Are Their Needs?

They lack full social recognition and advancement.



Profile Source:   Anonymous  

Prayer Links
Global Prayer Digest: 2010-10-03
Global Prayer Digest: 2011-10-08
People Name General Saini, Sikh
People Name in Country Saini, Sikh
Population in India 726,000
World Population 726,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bogar, Deswali, Mali, Phulmali, Sain, Sainsar, Sani, Sanin, Saniyar, Sayani, Sayin, Shurasaini, Shursaini
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Punjabi
People Name General Saini, Sikh
Ethnic Code CNN25n
People ID 18163
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:  26  (up to 20 largest shown)
Punjab (587,000) Haryana (58,000) Rajasthan (18,000) Delhi (17,000)
Uttar Pradesh (15,000) Uttarakhand (5,800) Maharashtra (5,700) Chandigarh (4,200)
Jammu and Kashmir (3,600) Madhya Pradesh (3,200) Himachal Pradesh (1,800) Jharkhand (1,700)
Chhattisgarh (1,300) West Bengal (1,200) Gujarat (600) Telangana (500)
Odisha (300) Bihar (300) Assam (200) Tamil Nadu (100)
Total States on file:  26  (up to 20 largest shown)
Punjab (587,000) Haryana (58,000)
Rajasthan (18,000) Delhi (17,000)
Uttar Pradesh (15,000) Uttarakhand (5,800)
Maharashtra (5,700) Chandigarh (4,200)
Jammu and Kashmir (3,600) Madhya Pradesh (3,200)
Himachal Pradesh (1,800) Jharkhand (1,700)
Chhattisgarh (1,300) West Bengal (1,200)
Gujarat (600) Telangana (500)
Odisha (300) Bihar (300)
Assam (200) Tamil Nadu (100)
Languages & Dialects on file:  16  (up to 20 largest shown)
Panjabi, Eastern (606,000) Hindi (85,000) Bagri (8,000) Haryanvi (6,400)
Dogri (2,000) Marwari (800) Kumaoni (300) Garhwali (100)
Pahari, Mahasu (100) Shekhawati (100) Kangri (100) Awadhi (80)
Pahari-Potwari: Poonch (50) Gujarati (30) Kashmiri (20) Chhattisgarhi
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Panjabi, Eastern 606,000 Hindi 85,000
Bagri 8,000 Haryanvi 6,400
Dogri 2,000 Marwari 800
Kumaoni 300 Garhwali 100
Pahari, Mahasu 100 Shekhawati 100
Kangri 100 Awadhi 80
Pahari-Potwari: Poonch 50 Gujarati 30
Kashmiri 20 Chhattisgarhi 10

For Main Lanugage: Panjabi, Eastern


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1818-1954)
New Testament Yes   (1815-2011)
Complete Bible Yes   (1959-2002)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Following Jesus (India) Film / Video
Four Spiritual Laws General
God's Story Video Film / Video
Got Questions Ministry General
Jesus Film: view in Panjabi, Eastern Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
Online Bible (Bibles India) Text / Printed Matter
Online Scripture (Talking Bibles) Audio Recordings
Oral Bible Audio Recordings
Sikh Punjabi Language Film Film / Video
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project) Film / Video
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Other / Small

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

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Photo Source: India Missions Association   Copyrighted ©   Used with permission
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Video Source: Create International
Profile Source: Anonymous  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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