Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) in India

Joshua Project has identified the Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) only in India
Population
1,269,000
Christian
Evangelical
Largest Religion
Main Language
Progress
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The Rajputs

Source:  Asia Harvest      Download

Introduction / History

The Rajput Panwar or Ponwar are Hindus and their house deity is Dulha Deo. They speak Hindi.

Many of the Panwar Rajput are village proprietors. and cultivators. The Panwar of Wainganga Valley marry each other. They have exogamous clans. Some have names of Rajput clans.

Girls often marry before their teens but do not live with their husbands before their teenage years. The dead are cremated usually but those who died an unnatural death are buried.

The Panwar Rajput are skilled in rice cultivation and tank building.


Prayer Points

* Pray that God will give them dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials will lead them to Salvation too.


References

http://www.readcentral.com/chapters/RV-Russell/The-Tribes-and-Castes-of-the-Central-Volume-IV/042


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions)
People Name in Country Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions)
Population in India 1,269,000
World Population 1,269,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Least-Reached Yes
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names Panwar, राजपूत, पोंवार (हिंदू ट्रेडिशन्स)
People ID 20421
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 23
Largest States
(only 20 largest shown)
Madhya Pradesh (288,000) Uttar Pradesh (284,000) Rajasthan (165,000)
Bihar (135,000) Maharashtra (112,000) Gujarat (78,000)
Uttarakhand (49,000) Himachal Pradesh (40,000) West Bengal (26,000)
Jammu and Kashmir (19,000) Haryana (18,000) Jharkhand (15,000)
Andhra Pradesh (10,000) Delhi (9,400) Chhattisgarh (5,700)
Odisha (4,600) Assam (2,600) Telangana (2,600)
Karnataka (2,400) Tamil Nadu (1,300)
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file: 23  (only 20 largest shown)
Madhya Pradesh (288,000) Uttar Pradesh (284,000)
Rajasthan (165,000) Bihar (135,000)
Maharashtra (112,000) Gujarat (78,000)
Uttarakhand (49,000) Himachal Pradesh (40,000)
West Bengal (26,000) Jammu and Kashmir (19,000)
Haryana (18,000) Jharkhand (15,000)
Andhra Pradesh (10,000) Delhi (9,400)
Chhattisgarh (5,700) Odisha (4,600)
Assam (2,600) Telangana (2,600)
Karnataka (2,400) Tamil Nadu (1,300)

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Primary Language: Hindi (791,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: hin   Ethnologue Listing
Written: Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages: 37
Secondary Languages:
(only 20 largest shown)
Bhojpuri (85,000) Marwari (69,000) Gujarati (64,000)
Marathi (48,000) Kanauji (23,000) Kumaoni (22,000)
Awadhi (20,000) Chhattisgarhi (16,000) Garhwali (14,000)
Merwari (13,000) Dogri (11,000) Bundeli (7,800)
Maithili (7,000) Dhundari (6,400) Malvi (6,100)
Bengali (5,000) Bagri (4,000) Punjabi, Eastern (3,900)
Haryanvi (3,800) Mewari (3,700)
Primary Language: Hindi (791,000 speakers)   People group listing
Language Code: hin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages: 37
Secondary Languages: (only 20 largest shown)
Bhojpuri (85,000) Marwari (69,000)
Gujarati (64,000) Marathi (48,000)
Kanauji (23,000) Kumaoni (22,000)
Awadhi (20,000) Chhattisgarhi (16,000)
Garhwali (14,000) Merwari (13,000)
Dogri (11,000) Bundeli (7,800)
Maithili (7,000) Dhundari (6,400)
Malvi (6,100) Bengali (5,000)
Bagri (4,000) Punjabi, Eastern (3,900)
Haryanvi (3,800) Mewari (3,700)
Primary Language: Hindi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1806-1962)
New Testament Yes   (1811-1998)
Complete Bible Yes   (1818-2000)
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Possible Print Bibles
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World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Hindi Bible stories
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video A Beautiful Hope (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video A Pilgrimage (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Aasha - Hope (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Coconuts (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Creation to Christ (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Fathers Love Letter
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Haqeeqat Episode 6 (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Hindi
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 Ten Virgins (Indigitube.tv)
Film / Video The Final Prodigal (Indigitube.tv)
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 %
Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
Unknown
Independent
Unknown
Orthodox
Unknown
Other Christian
Unknown
Protestant
Unknown
Roman Catholic
Unknown
Video Source: Asia Harvest
Profile Source: Anonymous  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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