Kumandins in Russia

Joshua Project has identified the Kumandins only in Russia

Population

2,930

Christian

0.00%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


Where are they Located?

The Kumandin are located in Altai Territory, the Republic of Altai, and the Kemerovo Region of Russia.


What are Their Lives Like?

The Kumandins are a Turkic, Altaic people, who traditionally make their living by hunting and fishing, working as herders and nomads and living off the land.


What are Their Beliefs?

The Kumandin practice spirit worship and Shamanism.


What are Their Needs?

Their language & culture are endangered, and there is real concern for the continuing of the Kumandin people. Many of them are facing unemployment, economic problems, as well as a loss of their own traditions.


Prayer Points

* Pray that the Kumandins will know the power of the One True God over the spirits and that they will accept the salvation they can have by faith in Christ.
* Pray that God will saturate these people with His Word, His truth and His guidance, so they will no longer be in bondage to the emptiness of spirit worship and shamanism.
* Pray that God will save Kumandin leaders who will share the love of Jesus with their own people.
* Ask the Lord to bring forth a triumphant Kumandin church for the glory of His name, and through the church preserve the Kumandin people.
* Ask the Holy Spirit to soften the hearts of the Kumandin so that they will be receptive to the Gospel.



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Country Russia
Continent Asia
Region Eastern Europe and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Location in Country
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People Name General Kumandins
People Name in Country Kumandins
ROP3 Code 115270
Joshua Project People ID 19734
Indigenous Yes
Population in Russia 2,930
Least-Reached Yes
Alternate Names for People Group
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Russian 2,927
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Affinity Bloc Turkic Peoples
People Cluster Ural-Siberian
People Name General Kumandins
Ethnic Code MSY41
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Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
0.00%    ( Evangelical  0.00% )
Ethnic Religions
85.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
15.00%
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%
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