Yadav Rawat in India


Population
1,437,000
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

The Yadav are Hindus by religion and claim to be descended from Krishna who is one of the gods they worship.

The Yadav in Uttar Pradesh speak Hindi and read and write in Devanagari. They are vegetarians. Wheat and rice are eaten by them as cereals. They are endogamous, which means they prefer to have marriage take place within their community. There are birth and marriage rituals. The dead are cremated. On the death of the father, sons inherit the property with the oldest son in charge of the home. They work in agriculture and in breeding and looking after animals. Some are professionals and others have their own businesses. There are politicians among them. They use family planning.

The Yadav in Bihar have the selling of milk and milk products as their main work. Cultivation is done by them too. They are well educated and there are professional workers among them. They are a dominant people in the area.


Prayer Points

* Pray that the the Yadav leaders come to Jesus Christ and lead others to Him.
* Pray that gospel materials and the websites about Jesus Christ on the Internet will 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 Yadav Rawat
People Name in Country Yadav Rawat
Population in India 1,437,000
World Population 1,446,100
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Unreached Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 28
Progress Scale 1
Alternate Names
People ID 21300
ROP3 Code 118123
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 11
Largest States
Odisha
(459,000)
Chhattisgarh
(348,000)
Bihar
(278,000)
Uttar Pradesh
(185,000)
West Bengal
(76,000)
Jharkhand
(44,000)
Madhya Pradesh
(33,000)
Maharashtra
(7,100)
Assam
(4,400)
Delhi
(1,300)
Uttarakhand
(500)
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 15  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 11
  Odisha (459,000)
  Chhattisgarh (348,000)
  Bihar (278,000)
  Uttar Pradesh (185,000)
  West Bengal (76,000)
  Jharkhand (44,000)
  Madhya Pradesh (33,000)
  Maharashtra (7,100)
  Assam (4,400)
  Delhi (1,300)
  Uttarakhand (500)
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Hindi (508,000 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 18
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Odia
(387,000)
Chhattisgarhi
(286,000)
Bhojpuri
(160,000)
Bengali
(52,000)
Maithili
(22,000)
Magahi
(5,800)
Marathi
(5,200)
Awadhi
(2,900)
Assamese
(2,000)
Malvi
(1,200)
Pengo
(1,000)
Kanauji
(800)
Bhatri
(700)
Telugu
(600)
Sadri
(400)
People Groups Speaking Hindi
Primary Language Hindi (508,000 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 18
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Odia (387,000)
  Chhattisgarhi (286,000)
  Bhojpuri (160,000)
  Bengali (52,000)
  Maithili (22,000)
  Magahi (5,800)
  Marathi (5,200)
  Awadhi (2,900)
  Assamese (2,000)
  Malvi (1,200)
  Pengo (1,000)
  Kanauji (800)
  Bhatri (700)
  Telugu (600)
  Sadri (400)
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 National Bible Societies
Forum of Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go 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 %
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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