Jat, Sindhu (Muslim traditions) in Pakistan


Population
247,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

The Jat Sindhu are basically a warrior tribes. 600 to 700 ago, they lived on both sides of the River Indus. After that most of them migrated to the Punjab of the Sub-continent. During the coming centuries most of them converted to Islam. Others are Sikh or followers of other religions.


Where Are they Located?

In Pakistan, they live in the all the five provinces: Sindh, Punjab, Baluchistan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa & Gilgit-Baltistan. They also live in Kashmir.


What Are Their Lives Like?

They are hardworking people who value honor and respect family. There are no restrictions to marriages with other castes. For the most part they like to live in joint families.


What Are Their Beliefs?

The majority are Muslim.


What Are Their Needs?

They are physically and morally very strong and always believe in working hard. Their needs are adequate income, education and a place to live.


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

Prayer Links:
Global Prayer Digest: 2015-10-23
People Name General Jat, Sindhu (Muslim traditions)
People Name in Country Jat, Sindhu (Muslim traditions)
Population in Pakistan 247,000
World Population 249,800
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached Yes
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names जात, सिंधु (मुस्लिम ट्रेडिशन्स)
People ID 20013
Country Pakistan
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 6  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 7
Largest States
Punjab (160,000) Sindh (73,000) Azad Kashmir (7,000)
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (5,400) Balochistan (1,100) Islamabad (200)
Federally Administer (70)
Country Pakistan
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 6  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 7
Punjab (160,000) Sindh (73,000)
Azad Kashmir (7,000) Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (5,400)
Balochistan (1,100) Islamabad (200)
Federally Administer (70)

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Primary Language: Punjabi, Western (175,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: pnb   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 11
Secondary Languages:
Urdu (25,000) Sindhi (24,000) Saraiki (11,000)
Koli, Parkari (500) Hindko, Southern (300) Hindko, Northern (100)
Marwari (70) Shina, Kohistani (40) Waneci (30)
Pashto, Southern
Primary Language: Punjabi, Western (175,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: pnb   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 11
Secondary Languages:
Urdu (25,000) Sindhi (24,000)
Saraiki (11,000) Koli, Parkari (500)
Hindko, Southern (300) Hindko, Northern (100)
Marwari (70) Shina, Kohistani (40)
Waneci (30) Pashto, Southern (10)
Primary Language: Punjabi, Western

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1885-1922)
New Testament Yes   (1819-2000)
Complete Bible No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Fathers Love Letter
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture / Bible
Audio Recordings Punjabi Bible stories
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video House of Love (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Panjabi, Western
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets
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 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Profile Source: Anonymous  
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