Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) in India


Population
184,000
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 184,000
World Population 341,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 3
Progress Scale 1
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
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
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 11  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 15
Largest States
Uttar Pradesh
164,000
Haryana
5,900
Bihar
5,800
Maharashtra
3,100
Gujarat
2,500
Madhya Pradesh
1,200
Uttarakhand
800
Jharkhand
300
Delhi
200
Punjab
200
Rajasthan
100
Dadra and Nagar Have
40
Daman and Diu
40
West Bengal
20
Chandigarh
20
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 11  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 15
  Uttar Pradesh 164,000
  Haryana 5,900
  Bihar 5,800
  Maharashtra 3,100
  Gujarat 2,500
  Madhya Pradesh 1,200
  Uttarakhand 800
  Jharkhand 300
  Delhi 200
  Punjab 200
  Rajasthan 100
  Dadra and Nagar Have 40
  Daman and Diu 40
  West Bengal 20
  Chandigarh 20
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Urdu (168,000 speakers)
Language Code urd   Ethnologue Listing
Language 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
Other 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 National Bible Societies
Forum of Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go 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 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 God's Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
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
0.00 %
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 latest India census data.  Current values may differ.




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