Thakar in India

Joshua Project has identified the Thakar only in India

Population

80,600

Christian

0.00%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


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.




Profile Source: Anonymous

People Name General Thakar
People Name in Country Thakar
Population in India 80,600
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Thakur
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Nepali-Pahari
People Name General Thakar
Ethnic Code CNN25k
Country India
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Marathi (58,000) Ahirani (100)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Marathi 58,000 Ahirani 100
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%
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl
Profile Source:
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