Rajput, Rathor in India

Joshua Project has identified the Rajput, Rathor only in India
Population
1,430,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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The Rajputs

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Introduction / History

The Rathor of India are a Rajput people living in the region of Marwar in the west of Rajasthan. They are also in Bihar, Gujarat and the Punjab. They speak Hindi but also speak Gujarati and Punjabi in those respective States.

Rathor are known to worship the sun. They have many clans. They ruled many kingdoms before Indian independence.

In the Punjab, the Rathor are in the Ropar region and are in almost thirty villages. In Madhya Pradesh they live in Rewa and other regions. In Uttar Pradesh they live in Dahia and other regions. Some live in Bikaner and Jodhpur.

The Rathor are noted for their bravery and are well liked. They are a generous group of people.


Prayer Points

* Pray that God will give the Rathor Rajputs dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ and they in turn will help lead others to Salvation.
* Pray that gospel materials will lead them to come to Jesus Christ.


References

http://indianetzone.com/37/ Rathor_marwar_rajputs_indian_history.htm


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Rajput, Rathor
People Name in Country Rajput, Rathor
Population in India 1,430,000
World Population 1,430,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1 to 2
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names राजपूत, रातोर
People ID 20427
ROP3 Code 116211
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)
Rajasthan
(600,000)
Uttar Pradesh
(226,000)
Madhya Pradesh
(199,000)
Bihar
(123,000)
Gujarat
(72,000)
Uttarakhand
(50,000)
Himachal Pradesh
(37,000)
Maharashtra
(26,000)
West Bengal
(24,000)
Jammu and Kashmir
(16,000)
Jharkhand
(13,000)
Delhi
(11,000)
Andhra Pradesh
(9,800)
Haryana
(6,300)
Odisha
(4,200)
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)
  Rajasthan (600,000)
  Uttar Pradesh (226,000)
  Madhya Pradesh (199,000)
  Bihar (123,000)
  Gujarat (72,000)
  Uttarakhand (50,000)
  Himachal Pradesh (37,000)
  Maharashtra (26,000)
  West Bengal (24,000)
  Jammu and Kashmir (16,000)
  Jharkhand (13,000)
  Delhi (11,000)
  Andhra Pradesh (9,800)
  Haryana (6,300)
  Odisha (4,200)
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Hindi (703,000 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 36
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Marwari
(243,000)
Merwari
(76,000)
Gujarati
(56,000)
Dhundari
(50,000)
Bhojpuri
(38,000)
Kanauji
(26,000)
Awadhi
(25,000)
Bagri
(24,000)
Shekhawati
(18,000)
Mewari
(18,000)
Garhwali
(17,000)
Malvi
(14,000)
Pahari, Mahasu
(11,000)
Dogri
(10,000)
Kumaoni
(8,200)
People Groups Speaking Hindi
Primary Language Hindi (703,000 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 36
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Marwari (243,000)
  Merwari (76,000)
  Gujarati (56,000)
  Dhundari (50,000)
  Bhojpuri (38,000)
  Kanauji (26,000)
  Awadhi (25,000)
  Bagri (24,000)
  Shekhawati (18,000)
  Mewari (18,000)
  Garhwali (17,000)
  Malvi (14,000)
  Pahari, Mahasu (11,000)
  Dogri (10,000)
  Kumaoni (8,200)
People Groups Speaking Hindi

Primary Language:  Hindi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes   (1806-1962)
Bible-New Testament Yes   (1811-1998)
Bible-Complete Yes   (1818-2000)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text 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 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 Rivka (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video Ten Virgins (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 %
Video Source Asia Harvest
Profile Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
Religion Values * From India census data.  Current values may differ.


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