Saini (Sikh traditions) in India

The Saini (Sikh traditions) have only been reported in India
Population
602,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
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 602,000
World Population 602,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 12
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
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 11  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 23
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
Punjab
481,000
Haryana
50,000
Rajasthan
16,000
Delhi
15,000
Uttar Pradesh
14,000
Uttarakhand
5,400
Maharashtra
5,000
Jammu and Kashmir
3,000
Madhya Pradesh
2,900
Chandigarh
2,000
Himachal Pradesh
1,800
Jharkhand
1,500
West Bengal
1,100
Chhattisgarh
800
Gujarat
600
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 23  (only 20 largest shown)
  Punjab 481,000
  Haryana 50,000
  Rajasthan 16,000
  Delhi 15,000
  Uttar Pradesh 14,000
  Uttarakhand 5,400
  Maharashtra 5,000
  Jammu and Kashmir 3,000
  Madhya Pradesh 2,900
  Chandigarh 2,000
  Himachal Pradesh 1,800
  Jharkhand 1,500
  West Bengal 1,100
  Chhattisgarh 800
  Gujarat 600
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Punjabi, Eastern (505,000 speakers)
Language Code pan   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 14
Secondary Languages
Hindi
78,000
Bagri
7,800
Haryanvi
5,900
Marwari
800
Dogri
500
Kumaoni
300
Garhwali
100
Pahari, Mahasu
100
Shekhawati
100
Punjabi, Western
100
Awadhi
80
Kangri
50
Gujarati
30
Other People Groups Speaking Punjabi, Eastern
Primary Language Punjabi, Eastern (505,000 speakers)
Language Code pan   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 14
Secondary Languages
  Hindi 78,000
  Bagri 7,800
  Haryanvi 5,900
  Marwari 800
  Dogri 500
  Kumaoni 300
  Garhwali 100
  Pahari, Mahasu 100
  Shekhawati 100
  Punjabi, Western 100
  Awadhi 80
  Kangri 50
  Gujarati 30
People Groups Speaking Punjabi, Eastern

Primary Language:  Punjabi, Eastern

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1818-1954)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1815-2011)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1959-2002)
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 (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 Got Questions Ministry
Mobile App Download Bible from Google Play Store
Text / Printed Matter Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: ਪੰਜਾਬੀ - Panjabi
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible (Bibles India)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Other / Small
Religion Subdivision: Sikhism
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 Copyrighted © 2018  India Missions Association  All rights reserved.  Used with permission
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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