Thakar in India

Joshua Project has identified the Thakar only in India

Population

80,600

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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
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
Marathi (58,000) Ahirani (100)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Marathi 58,000 Ahirani 100
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1807-1957)
New Testament Yes   (1811-1982)
Complete Bible Yes   (1821-2002)
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Online scripture / Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Marathi
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Bible Visuals
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language
Scripture Bibles, Bible League
Scripture EasyBibles
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets

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 %
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Profile Source: Anonymous  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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