Gond Mannewar in India

The Gond Mannewar have only been reported in India
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Introduction / History

The Gond Mannewar are a scheduled tribe of Maharashtra who speak Telugu. They are not vegetarians and eat rice and wheat as cereals. Their name is related to forest dwellers.

The Gond Mannewar have cousin and uncle and niece marriages. They work mostly as laborers with some working in agriculture. Women help with getting a living for their family too.

The Gond Mannewar are Hindus by religion. They have a traditional community council to look after them. In the towns and cities they make use of programs that are of help to them.


Prayer Points

* Scripture Prayers for the Gond Mannewar in India.

* Pray that the council leaders come to Jesus Christ and lead others to Him.
* Pray that gospel materials lead them to salvation.


References

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


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Gond Mannewar
People Name in Country Gond Mannewar
World Population 48,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names Mana, Mannewar, गोंद माननेवर
People ID 21031
ROP3 Code 117882
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 2
Largest States
Maharashtra
28,000
Madhya Pradesh
20,000
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 2
  Maharashtra 28,000
  Madhya Pradesh 20,000
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Gondi, Adilabad (17,000 speakers)
Language Code wsg   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 7
Secondary Languages
Marathi
14,000
Gondi, Northern
13,000
Hindi
3,700
Telugu
200
Korwa
90
Bhatri
30
Primary Language Gondi, Adilabad (17,000 speakers)
Language Code wsg   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 7
Secondary Languages
  Marathi 14,000
  Gondi, Northern 13,000
  Hindi 3,700
  Telugu 200
  Korwa 90
  Bhatri 30
People Groups Speaking Gondi, Adilabad

Primary Language:  Gondi, Adilabad

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1962)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (2018)
Bible-Complete No
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Resource Type Resource Name
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Gondi, Adilabad
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.11 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
0.08 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
95.75 %
Islam
0.19 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
3.87 %
Profile Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest India census data.  Current values may differ.