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.
* 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.
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|
|Natural Name||Mannewar Gond|
|Progress Scale||1 ●|
|Frontier People Group||No|
|Pioneer Workers Needed||1|
|Alternate Names||Mana; Mannewar; गोंद माननेवर|
|National Bible Society||Website|
|Persecution Rank||10 (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)|
|Total States on file||2|
|Specialized Website||South Asia Peoples|
|Primary Language||Gondi, Adilabad (17,000 speakers)|
|Language Code||wsg Ethnologue Listing|
|Language Written||Yes ScriptSource Listing|
Primary Language: Gondi, Adilabad
|Bible Translation ▲||Status (Years)|
|Bible-New Testament||Yes (2018)|
|Possible Print Bibles|
|Forum Bible Agencies|
|National Bible Societies|
|World Bible Finder|
|Resource Type ▲||Resource Name|
|Film / Video||God's Story Video|
|Film / Video||Jesus Film: view in Gondi, Adilabad|
|General||Gospel website in this language|