Bhil Tadvi in India

The Bhil Tadvi have only been reported in India
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Introduction / History

The Bhil Tadvi are a scheduled tribe. In Maharashtra they speak Bhili. Bread, wheat and rice are eaten by them.

They have cousin marriages and divorce is allowed. They have a religion of both Hinduism and Islam. Agriculture is their main work. Boys are educated and girls to a lesser degree. Boys are circumcised.

The Bhil Tadvi live in Madhya Pradesh too. They have a traditional community council to look after them.


Prayer Points

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


References

Singh, K. S., ed. "India's Communities A-Z", Oxford University Press, USA 1999


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Bhil Tadvi
People Name in Country Bhil Tadvi
World Population 468,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 9
Alternate Names Tadvi, Tadvi Bhil, Tadwi, Tadwi Bhil
People ID 21021
ROP3 Code 117873
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 3
Largest States
Madhya Pradesh
401,000
Maharashtra
66,000
Gujarat
40
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 3
  Madhya Pradesh 401,000
  Maharashtra 66,000
  Gujarat 40
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Dhanki (340,000 speakers)
Language Code dhn   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 20
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Bhili
60,000
Hindi
34,000
Marathi
22,000
Khandesi
2,800
Urdu
2,400
Bareli, Pauri
800
Bareli, Rathwi
800
Nimadi
500
Bareli, Palya
400
Dungra Bhil
300
Vasavi
200
Malvi
100
Gujarati
100
Mewari
30
Ahirani
30
Primary Language Dhanki (340,000 speakers)
Language Code dhn   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 20
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Bhili 60,000
  Hindi 34,000
  Marathi 22,000
  Khandesi 2,800
  Urdu 2,400
  Bareli, Pauri 800
  Bareli, Rathwi 800
  Nimadi 500
  Bareli, Palya 400
  Dungra Bhil 300
  Vasavi 200
  Malvi 100
  Gujarati 100
  Mewari 30
  Ahirani 30
People Groups Speaking Dhanki

Primary Language:  Dhanki

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes
Bible-New Testament Yes  (2017)
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 Jesus Film: view in Dhanki
Mobile App Download Bible from Google Play Store
Text / Printed Matter Bible
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
0.06 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
91.11 %
Islam
8.07 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.01 %
Unknown
0.76 %
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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