Saini (Sikh traditions) in India

Joshua Project has identified the Saini (Sikh traditions) only in India
Population
633,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

The Saini, Sikh belong to a middle class agriculturist society. They are hard-working and skilled workers. They are also known as Mallies in other part of India. They live in Jallandhar, Patiala, Hoshiyarpur and Ropar. They are also found in Haryana and Delhi.


What Are Their Lives Like?

They live an above average life in an upper middle class society.


What Are Their Beliefs?

They are Sikh by religion and their guru is Guru Granth Sahib JI.


What Are Their Needs?

They lack full social recognition and advancement.


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

Prayer / Resource Links:
Global Prayer Digest: 2010-10-03
Global Prayer Digest: 2011-10-08
People Name General Saini (Sikh traditions)
People Name in Country Saini (Sikh traditions)
Population in India 633,000
World Population 633,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names Bogar, Deswali, Mali, Phulmali, Sain, Sainsar, Sani, Sanin, Saniyar, Sayani, Sayin, Shurasaini, Shursaini, सैनी (सिख ट्रेडिशन्स)
People ID 18163
ROP3 Code 113675
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 23
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
Punjab
(501,000)
Haryana
(53,000)
Rajasthan
(19,000)
Delhi
(17,000)
Uttar Pradesh
(15,000)
Maharashtra
(5,800)
Uttarakhand
(5,700)
Madhya Pradesh
(3,100)
Jammu and Kashmir
(3,100)
Chandigarh
(2,000)
Himachal Pradesh
(1,700)
Jharkhand
(1,700)
West Bengal
(1,300)
Chhattisgarh
(900)
Gujarat
(500)
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 23  (only 20 largest shown)
  Punjab (501,000)
  Haryana (53,000)
  Rajasthan (19,000)
  Delhi (17,000)
  Uttar Pradesh (15,000)
  Maharashtra (5,800)
  Uttarakhand (5,700)
  Madhya Pradesh (3,100)
  Jammu and Kashmir (3,100)
  Chandigarh (2,000)
  Himachal Pradesh (1,700)
  Jharkhand (1,700)
  West Bengal (1,300)
  Chhattisgarh (900)
  Gujarat (500)
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Punjabi, Eastern (511,000 speakers)
Language Code pan   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 14
Secondary Languages
Hindi
(79,000)
Bagri
(8,000)
Haryanvi
(5,900)
Marwari
(800)
Dogri
(500)
Kumaoni
(300)
Pahari, Mahasu
(100)
Garhwali
(100)
Shekhawati
(100)
Awadhi
(80)
Kangri
(60)
Gujarati
(30)
Chhattisgarhi
People Groups Speaking Punjabi, Eastern
Primary Language Punjabi, Eastern (511,000 speakers)
Language Code pan   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 14
Secondary Languages
  Hindi (79,000)
  Bagri (8,000)
  Haryanvi (5,900)
  Marwari (800)
  Dogri (500)
  Kumaoni (300)
  Pahari, Mahasu (100)
  Garhwali (100)
  Shekhawati (100)
  Awadhi (80)
  Kangri (60)
  Gujarati (30)
  Chhattisgarhi
People Groups Speaking Punjabi, Eastern

Primary Language:  Punjabi, Eastern

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1818-1954)
New Testament Yes   (1815-2011)
Complete Bible Yes   (1959-2002)
Audio Bible 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 (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Eyes of the Heart (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Punjabi, Eastern
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Sikh Contextual Gathering (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Sikh Punjabi Music Video (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible (Bibles India)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Other / Small
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
100.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source India Missions Association   Copyrighted ©   Used with permission
Map Source Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Profile Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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