Bansphor in Pakistan

Joshua Project has identified the Bansphor only in Pakistan






Largest Religion

Main Language


Introduction / History

Traditionally the Bansphor people have made bamboo baskets and brooms. Today some of them work for the Indian government, in factories or as day laborers. In India's northwestern state of Rajasthan, the Bansphors are called Basod. They have a low literacy rate, and alcoholism is a problem in their communities.

What Are Their Beliefs?

These Hindu primarily worship Lakshmi and Ganesh along with their clan gods.

Prayer Points

Pray that the Bansphor people will put their hope in Christ.

People Name General Bansphor
People Name in Country Bansphor
Population in Pakistan 200
World Population 200
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bapar, Bapro
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Sindhi
People Name General Bansphor
Ethnic Code CNN25p
People ID 19478
Country Pakistan
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 8  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sindh (200)
Total States on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sindh (200)

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Enthologue Language Map

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Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Sindhi (200)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Sindhi 200
For Primary Language: Sindhi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1825-1981)
New Testament Yes   (1890-1992)
Complete Bible Yes   (1954)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible: Common Language New Testament Text / Printed Matter
Got Questions Ministry General
Jesus Film: view in Sindhi Film / Video
Online Bible (Bibles India) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Oral Bible Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
World Missionary Press Booklets Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Islam

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
100.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Profile Source: Global Prayer Digest / Keith Carey 
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more

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