Yadav Sadgope in India


Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge

Introduction / History

The Chasot or Sadgope live in West Bengal. Chasot means tillers of land as their traditional work has been cultivation. They speak, read and write in Bengali. They are not vegetarians.

The Chasot use a dowry in marriage. Marrying again is allowed. There are birth and marriage rituals. The dead are cremated except for those who were not married and they are buried.

Many of the Chasot own land and work in agriculture and small businesses. Hinduism is their religion. Education does not usually go beyond secondary level. They use modern medicines and family planning.


Prayer Points

* Scripture Prayers for the Yadav Sadgope in India.

* Pray that Indian Christians who speak Bengali will lead the Chasot to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials 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 Sadgope
People Name in Country Yadav Sadgope
World Population 2,771,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
GSEC 3  (per PeopleGroups.org)
Pioneer Workers Needed 53
Alternate Names Chasa; Chasi; Satgop; यादव सदगोपे
People ID 21301
ROP3 Code 118124
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 30
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
West Bengal
2,455,000
Assam
65,000
Jharkhand
46,000
Bihar
16,000
Odisha
15,000
Chhattisgarh
6,200
Andaman and Nicobar
6,100
Uttar Pradesh
4,400
Maharashtra
4,400
Tripura
3,500
Meghalaya
3,100
Madhya Pradesh
3,100
Delhi
2,300
Nagaland
1,500
Telangana
800
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 30  (only 20 largest shown)
  West Bengal 2,455,000
  Assam 65,000
  Jharkhand 46,000
  Bihar 16,000
  Odisha 15,000
  Chhattisgarh 6,200
  Andaman and Nicobar 6,100
  Uttar Pradesh 4,400
  Maharashtra 4,400
  Tripura 3,500
  Meghalaya 3,100
  Madhya Pradesh 3,100
  Delhi 2,300
  Nagaland 1,500
  Telangana 800
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Bengali (2,389,000 speakers)
Language Code ben   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 9
Secondary Languages
Hindi
161,000
Assamese
41,000
Maithili
6,200
Odia
1,800
Angika
800
Magahi
500
Amri Karbi
100
Marwari
40
Primary Language Bengali (2,389,000 speakers)
Language Code ben   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 9
Secondary Languages
  Hindi 161,000
  Assamese 41,000
  Maithili 6,200
  Odia 1,800
  Angika 800
  Magahi 500
  Amri Karbi 100
  Marwari 40
People Groups Speaking Bengali

Primary Language:  Bengali

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1800-1980)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1801-1984)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1809-2000)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Bangla Version (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Mussolmani Version (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament- Common Version (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Bengali
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Love Story
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Bengali
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 The Prophets' Story
Film / Video The Savior 3 - Woman at the Well
Film / Video The Savior 8 - Jesus is Risen
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical Unknown)
0.08 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
99.92 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
Photo Source journokids picmachine  Creative Commons  Used with permission
Map Source People Group Location: Omid. Other geography / data: GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Profile Source Anonymous  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
* Religion Values From latest India census data.  Current values may differ.