Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) in India


Population
185,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

The Bhatiara are a Pathan people who live in North India. They are Innkeepers by tradition and speak Awadhi, Urdu and Hindi. They are Muslims.

Most of the Bhatiara work as laborers and some are working drawing horse drawn carts. Many rent land to others.

In Bihar they are endogamous and speak in Magadhi. They are small traders and have shops. They have a State Association for the whole state.

In Rajasthan, the Bhatiara do their traditional work of inn keeping and sell food to Muslims. Many work as laborers. They have a caste council that judges in disputes among them.


Prayer Points

* Pray that God will give the Bhatiara dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials will lead them to salvation.


References

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bhatiara


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

Prayer / Resource Links:
Global Prayer Digest: 2014-09-10
People Name General Bhathiara (Muslim traditions)
People Name in Country Bhathiara (Muslim traditions)
Population in India 185,000
World Population 343,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 4 to 5
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names Bhartari, Bhathiyara, Bhatiara, Bhatiyara, Bhattiyara, Farooqi, Faruqi, Razzaqi, भाठियारा (मुस्लिम ट्रेडिशन्स)
People ID 16442
ROP3 Code 111595
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 15
Largest States
Uttar Pradesh
(165,000)
Haryana
(5,900)
Bihar
(5,700)
Maharashtra
(3,100)
Gujarat
(2,500)
Madhya Pradesh
(1,300)
Uttarakhand
(800)
Jharkhand
(300)
Delhi
(200)
Punjab
(200)
Rajasthan
(100)
Daman and Diu
(40)
Dadra and Nagar Have
(40)
West Bengal
(20)
Chandigarh
(20)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 15
  Uttar Pradesh (165,000)
  Haryana (5,900)
  Bihar (5,700)
  Maharashtra (3,100)
  Gujarat (2,500)
  Madhya Pradesh (1,300)
  Uttarakhand (800)
  Jharkhand (300)
  Delhi (200)
  Punjab (200)
  Rajasthan (100)
  Daman and Diu (40)
  Dadra and Nagar Have (40)
  West Bengal (20)
  Chandigarh (20)
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Urdu (168,000 speakers)
Language Code urd   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 15
Secondary Languages
Bhojpuri
(5,200)
Awadhi
(4,500)
Gujarati
(2,400)
Kanauji
(900)
Hindi
(500)
Braj Bhasha
(500)
Marwari
(500)
Bundeli
(300)
Punjabi, Eastern
(200)
Bagheli
(200)
Haryanvi
(80)
Konkani
(80)
Marathi
(50)
Garhwali
(20)
People Groups Speaking Urdu
Primary Language Urdu (168,000 speakers)
Language Code urd   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 15
Secondary Languages
  Bhojpuri (5,200)
  Awadhi (4,500)
  Gujarati (2,400)
  Kanauji (900)
  Hindi (500)
  Braj Bhasha (500)
  Marwari (500)
  Bundeli (300)
  Punjabi, Eastern (200)
  Bagheli (200)
  Haryanvi (80)
  Konkani (80)
  Marathi (50)
  Garhwali (20)
People Groups Speaking Urdu

Primary Language:  Urdu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1747-1894)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1758-2000)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1843-2016)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Easy to Read (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Pakistan Bible Society (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Audio Recordings Urdu Bible stories
Audio Recordings Urdu Online Audio Bible
Film / Video A Gathering of the Followers of Isa (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Urdu
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 Greatest Sacrifice (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video The Prophets Story (Indigitube.tv)
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gods Simple Plan
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
Unknown
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Map Source Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Profile Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
Religion Values * From India census data.  Current values may differ.


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