Kuki Chin Asho in Bangladesh

Kuki Chin Asho
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Map Source:  People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project
People Name: Kuki Chin Asho
Country: Bangladesh
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 1,800
World Population: 1,800
Primary Language: Chin, Asho
Primary Religion: Buddhism
Christian Adherents: 3.40 %
Evangelicals: 0.00 %
Scripture: Complete Bible
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: Kuki-Chin-Lushai
Affinity Bloc: Tibetan-Himalayan Peoples
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Introduction / History

The Asho or Asho Kuki Chin have several subgroups, each with a different culture and language. The Asho Kuki Chin speak the Asho Kuki Chin language. Though most Chin subgroups are in neighboring Myanmar, the Asho Kuki subgroup is in southeastern Bangladesh.

What Are Their Lives Like?

This is a farming community.

What Are Their Beliefs?

Though they are mainly Buddhists, the Asho Kuki Chin have some Christians among them.

What Are Their Needs?

Like people everywhere, the Asho Kuki Chin people need to allow the loving savior to direct their lives. They need his forgiveness for sin.

Prayer Points

Pray the Asho Kuki Chin would see they can enjoy abundant life if they put their trust in Jesus Christ.

Pray for the Lord to intervene in their families, calling people to his side and blessing them in every way.

Pray for Holy Spirit sent workers.

Pray for their hearts to be drawn to the Lord of lords.

Pray for the birth of an unstoppable church planting movement.

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