Ahmadi in India

Photo Source:  Asma Mirza 
People Name: Ahmadi
Country: India
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 73,000
World Population: 164,100
Primary Language: Urdu
Primary Religion: Islam
Christian Adherents: 0.00 %
Evangelicals: 0.00 %
Scripture: Complete Bible
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: South Asia Muslim - other
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
Progress Level:

Introduction / History

The Ahmadiyya follow Islam but have disagreements with other Muslims in certain matters of their religion. They live in Uttar Pradesh, Kerala and Punjab.

In Uttar Pradesh they speak Urdu and Hindi and read and write in Perso-Arabic and Devanagari. They are not vegetarians. They are endogamous at community level. The dead are buried. They work in agriculture and as laborers. A council looks after them. They believe in education and family planning.

In Kerala the Ahmadiya speak, read and write in Malayalam. They are not vegetarians and eat rice.

The Ahmadiya also live in Tamil Nadu. Most of them are in business who live here.

Prayer Points

* Pray that God gives them dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that they read about Jesus Christ in the Bible and give their lives to Him.
* Pray that the council leaders come to salvation and lead others to Jesus Christ.

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