Thakar in India


Joshua Project has identified the Thakar only in India

Population

88,000

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 88,000
World Population 88,000
Countries 1
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
People ID 18244
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:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Maharashtra (88,000)
Total States on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Maharashtra (88,000)
Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Marathi (63,000) Ahirani (100)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Marathi 63,000 Ahirani 100
For Primary Language: Marathi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1807-1957)
New Testament Yes   (1811-1982)
Complete Bible Yes   (1821-2002)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible Visuals General
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bibles, Bible League Text / Printed Matter
EasyBibles Text / Printed Matter
Fathers Love Letter Text / Printed Matter
Following Jesus (India, JF Project) Film / Video
God's Story Video Film / Video
Gods Simple Plan General
Got Questions Ministry General
Jesus Film: view in Marathi Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime) Film / Video
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Online Scripture (Talking Bibles) Audio Recordings
Online Scripture / Bible Audio Recordings
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: Hinduism

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 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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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