Khorot in India

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People Name: Khorot
Country: India
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 1,600
World Population: 1,600
Primary Language: Hindi
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Christian Adherents: 0.00 %
Evangelicals: 0.00 %
Scripture: Complete Bible
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: South Asia Dalit - other
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
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Introduction / History

The Kharot of India are a scheduled caste of Uttar Pradesh. They are endogamous and are of the Beldar caste who are nomads by history. Most live in the east of Uttar Pradesh.

Kharot comes from the word Khata which means grass and Kharot means a manufacturer of grass mats which was their occupation.

Many of them live in the Basti district. Most are landless and work as laborers in agriculture.

The Kharot are Hindus by religion and speak in Hindi.

Prayer Points

* Pray that Indian Christians will help lead the Kharot to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials will lead them to salvation.

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