Brahman, Kanaujia in India



Population

5,676,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Introduction / History

The Kanyakubja Brahman in India are also called also Kanaujia Brahman and their name comes from the town of Kanauj. They are mostly vegetarian and they like wheat and rice. Their religion is Hinduism.

In Uttar Pradesh they speak Awadhl and read and write in Devanagari. In marriage they are strictly monogamous. Divorce is not allowed but widowers can marry again. The sons inherit the property while the oldest son is in charge of the home on the death of the father. There are marriage rituals and the dead are cremated. There is a death pollution period. They work in cultivation and other paid work. Higher education is desired for their children and they do family planning.

In Bihar they can be called Babaji. Bhojpuri and Hindi are spoken by them and they read and write in Devanagari. On inheritance, property is shared equally among sons and daughters with the oldest son becoming in charge of the home. In the villages they are priests or work in agriculture. They read and write well.

In Delhi the Kanaujia speak Hindi and read and write in Devanagari. Some have small businesses. They are well educated.

In Madhya Pradesh, they live in Jabalpur and other regions. They speak Hindi and read and write in Devangari. They work mainly in agriculture and some are priests.


Prayer Points

* Pray that God will give dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials will bring them to Salvation also.


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Global Prayer Digest: 2012-10-03
People Name General Brahman, Kanaujia
People Name in Country Brahman, Kanaujia
Population in India 5,676,000
World Population 5,702,000
Countries 3
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Antarvedi, Babaji, Bahun, Bajey, Brahman Terai, Dasakula, Kanaujia, Kankubia, Kanyakubja, Maharaj, Panditji, Satakula
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Bengali
People Name General Brahman, Kanaujia
Ethnic Code CNN25b
People ID 19951
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:  20  (up to 20 largest shown)
Uttar Pradesh (2,606,000) Bihar (482,000) West Bengal (365,000) Madhya Pradesh (228,000)
Maharashtra (185,000) Karnataka (81,000) Rajasthan (80,000) Gujarat (66,000)
Jharkhand (66,000) Assam (58,000) Himachal Pradesh (55,000) Uttarakhand (50,000)
Odisha (49,000) Chhattisgarh (28,000) Delhi (26,000) Goa (14,000)
Tripura (8,700) Chandigarh (3,000) Haryana (1,200) Andaman and Nicobar (500)
Total States on file:  20  (up to 20 largest shown)
Uttar Pradesh (2,606,000) Bihar (482,000)
West Bengal (365,000) Madhya Pradesh (228,000)
Maharashtra (185,000) Karnataka (81,000)
Rajasthan (80,000) Gujarat (66,000)
Jharkhand (66,000) Assam (58,000)
Himachal Pradesh (55,000) Uttarakhand (50,000)
Odisha (49,000) Chhattisgarh (28,000)
Delhi (26,000) Goa (14,000)
Tripura (8,700) Chandigarh (3,000)
Haryana (1,200) Andaman and Nicobar (500)
Languages & Dialects on file:  40  (up to 20 largest shown)
Hindi (2,859,000) Kanauji (449,000) Awadhi (365,000) Bengali (208,000)
Bhojpuri (124,000) Marathi (114,000) Gujarati (68,000) Maithili (38,000)
Oriya (36,000) Dhundari (34,000) Bundeli (27,000) Kumaoni (18,000)
Assamese (17,000) Konkani (14,000) Chhattisgarhi (12,000) Garhwali (11,000)
Kannada (9,100) Kangri (7,500) Konkani, Goan (7,500) Marwari (5,700)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Hindi 2,859,000 Kanauji 449,000
Awadhi 365,000 Bengali 208,000
Bhojpuri 124,000 Marathi 114,000
Gujarati 68,000 Maithili 38,000
Oriya 36,000 Dhundari 34,000
Bundeli 27,000 Kumaoni 18,000
Assamese 17,000 Konkani 14,000
Chhattisgarhi 12,000 Garhwali 11,000
Kannada 9,100 Kangri 7,500
Konkani, Goan 7,500 Marwari 5,700

For Main Lanugage: Hindi


Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1806-1962)
New Testament Yes   (1811-1998)
Complete Bible Yes   (1818-2000)
Audio Bible Online
Format Resource
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Hindi Bible stories
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Fathers Love Letter
Film / Video Following Jesus (India)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Hindi
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
General Bible Visuals
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
General Yeshu Samaj
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Hindi Holy Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Hindi Holy Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
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 %
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Profile Source: Anonymous  
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