Bania, Mahesri in Sri Lanka


Population
1,900
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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People Name General Bania, Mahesri
People Name in Country Bania, Mahesri
Population in Sri Lanka 1,900
World Population 376,700
Total Countries 3
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names Maheshwari, Mahesri, Maheswari, Marwadi, बनिया, महेसरी
People ID 19712
ROP3 Code 115164
Country Sri Lanka
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 45  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country Sri Lanka
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 45  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Marwari (1,900 speakers)
Language Code rwr   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Marwari
Primary Language Marwari (1,900 speakers)
Language Code rwr   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 1
People Groups Speaking Marwari

Primary Language:  Marwari

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1815-1867)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1820-1821)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video A Beautiful Hope (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Coconuts (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Marwari
Film / Video Ravi's Way (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video Welcome Jesus (Indigitube.tv)
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
100.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source Isudas   Copyrighted ©   Used with permission
Map Source Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
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