Jat, Sindhu, Muslim in Pakistan

Population

239,000

Christian

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


Profile Source: Anonymous


Introduction / History

The Jat Sindhu are basically a warrior tribes. 600 to 700 ago, they lived on both sides of the River Indus. After that most of them migrated to the Punjab of the Sub-continent. During the coming centuries most of them converted to Islam. Others are Sikh or followers of other religions.


Where are they Located?

In Pakistan, they live in the all the five provinces: Sindh, Punjab, Baluchistan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa & Gilgit-Baltistan. They also live in Kashmir.


What are Their Lives Like?

They are hardworking people who value honor and respect family. There are no restrictions to marriages with other castes. For the most part they like to live in joint families.


What are Their Beliefs?

The majority are Muslim.


What are Their Needs?

They are physically and morally very strong and always believe in working hard. Their needs are adequate income, education and a place to live.




Profile Source: Anonymous

People Name General Jat, Sindhu, Muslim
People Name in Country Jat, Sindhu, Muslim
Population in Pakistan 239,000
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Punjabi
People Name General Jat, Sindhu, Muslim
Ethnic Code CNN25h
Country Pakistan
Region Central Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Panjabi, Western (175,000) Sindhi (27,000) Urdu (25,000) Seraiki (7,700)
Koli, Parkari (500) Hindko, Southern (300) Hindko, Northern (100) Marwari (70)
Shina, Kohistani (40) Waneci (30) Pashto, Southern (Unknown)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Panjabi, Western 175,000 Sindhi 27,000
Urdu 25,000 Seraiki 7,700
Koli, Parkari 500 Hindko, Southern 300
Hindko, Northern 100 Marwari 70
Shina, Kohistani 40 Waneci 30
Pashto, Southern 10
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1885-1922)
New Testament Yes   (1819-2000)
Complete Bible No
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Fathers Love Letter
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online scripture / Bible
Audio Recordings Punjabi Bible stories
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Panjabi, Western
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language
Scripture Bibles, Bible League
Scripture EasyBibles
Scripture EasyBibles

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
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