Thakar in India

Joshua Project has identified the Thakar only in India

Population

80,000

Christian

0.00%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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Introduction / History

These people are originally of Rajput descent. Durng Moghul attacks they fled to the forest and then via Gujrath Madhya Pradesh they came to Maharashtra. They live all over Maharashtra. Mainly in Dhule , jalgaaon, Nashik, Thane, Surgana, Nandurbar.


What are Their Lives Like?

Till last decade they were living tribal life. Their livelihood was dependent on the forest. But now, many of them are in basic services and low paying jobs etc.


What are Their Beliefs?

They do not believe in preparing for the future. They live only for today.




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Country India
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country
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People Name General Thakar
People Name in Country Thakar
ROP3 Code 113776
Joshua Project People ID 18244
Indigenous Yes
Population in India 80,000
Least-Reached Yes
Alternate Names for People Group Thakur,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Marathi 57,920 Ahirani 140
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Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Nepali-Pahari
People Name General Thakar
Ethnic Code CNN25k
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Largest Religion Hinduism
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
0.00%    ( Evangelical  0.00% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
100.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
0.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
0.00%
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl
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