Anuppan in India

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Map Source:  People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project
People Name: Anuppan
Country: India
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 1,300
World Population: 1,300
Primary Language: Kannada
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Christian Adherents: 0.00 %
Evangelicals: 0.00 %
Scripture: Complete Bible
Online Audio NT: Yes
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: South Asia Hindu - other
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
Progress Level:

Introduction / History

Most likely the Anuppan people originated in Karnataka, which would explain the fact they speak Kannada, the language of that state. Most now live in Tamil Nadu.

Where Are they Located?

The Anuppan people live in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu.

What Are Their Lives Like?

This is a farming community.

What Are Their Beliefs?

The primary religion practiced by the Anuppan is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.

What Are Their Needs?

This is a small community that needs to merge with others. Those in Tamil Nadu have an excellent opportunity to hear and respond to the gospel since there are many believers in that part of India.

Prayer Points

Pray for workers to go to the Anuppan people, and for their hearts to be ready to receive their Savior.
Pray for networks of believing Anuppan families and fellowships that will throw the doors open for others to follow Jesus.
Pray for the Lord to bless the families among the Anuppan people with His presence and mercy.
Pray for believers among this people group to disciple others who will disciple still others.
Pray for Bible believing fellowships and churches among the Anuppan people.

Text Source:   Keith Carey