Malai Pandaram in India

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Malai Pandaram
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People Name: Malai Pandaram
Country: India
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 4,000
World Population: 4,000
Primary Language: Malayalam
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Christian Adherents: 0.51 %
Evangelicals: 0.00 %
Scripture: Complete Bible
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: South Asia Tribal - Other
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
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Introduction / History

The Malai or Mala Pandaram live in the hill regions of Kollam and Pathanathitta districts of Kerala. They also live in Tamil Nadu.

The Malai Pandaram in Kerala are a scheduled tribe. Hunting and gathering is their work. They have different customs from other tribes there. They speak Malayalam. Hinduism is their religion. They have knowledge of using herbs for medicines.

The Malai Pandaram have birth and marriage rituals. They bury the dead. The place where the bereaved person lived is destroyed.

Prayer Points

* Pray that God will give them dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ
* Pray that gospel materials and the internet will lead them to salvation.

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