Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) in India


Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

Subgroups: 1

Subgroup Name Population
Deora 40,000

Introduction

The Chauhan Rajputs ruled some parts of northern India in the 1100s. Today they are village watchmen and laborers. This is a subgroup of the Rajputs that have some unusual customs. Most of their names come from the names of plants and animals. When they face problems, the Chauhan Rajputs make an object out of flour and worship it. They offer goats for sacrifice when they make a vow to the Hindu goddess Durga.


Ministry Obstacles

There have not been any movements to Christ among any Rajput subgroup. They are among the least reached groups in all of India.


Outreach Ideas

People need to pray faithfully for a spiritual breakthrough among Rajput subgroups before anyone can go to them.


Pray for the Followers of Christ

Pray for the Holy Spirit to show Himself powerful in Rajput communities so that they will see the difference Christ makes in a family.


Pray for the Entire People Group

* Pray for workers to go to the Chauhan Rajputs, and for their hearts to be ready to receive their savior.
* Pray for families of believers loving and serving others to grow reproducing churches.
* Pray for a chain reaction of families reaching families that results in thousands of new believers who share their faith with others.


Scripture Prayers for the Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) in India.


Profile Source:   Keith Carey  

The Rajputs

Source:  Asia Harvest      Download

People Name General Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions)
People Name in Country Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions)
Pronunciation RAHJ-put CHOH-hahn
World Population 2,927,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 59
Alternate Names राजपूत, चौहान (हिंदू ट्रेडिशन्स)
People ID 20386
ROP3 Code 116170
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 26
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
Uttar Pradesh
1,055,000
Rajasthan
348,000
Bihar
282,000
Haryana
260,000
Madhya Pradesh
259,000
Delhi
197,000
Uttarakhand
114,000
Gujarat
102,000
West Bengal
53,000
Maharashtra
53,000
Himachal Pradesh
42,000
Jharkhand
32,000
Chhattisgarh
25,000
Punjab
24,000
Andhra Pradesh
17,000
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 26  (only 20 largest shown)
  Uttar Pradesh 1,055,000
  Rajasthan 348,000
  Bihar 282,000
  Haryana 260,000
  Madhya Pradesh 259,000
  Delhi 197,000
  Uttarakhand 114,000
  Gujarat 102,000
  West Bengal 53,000
  Maharashtra 53,000
  Himachal Pradesh 42,000
  Jharkhand 32,000
  Chhattisgarh 25,000
  Punjab 24,000
  Andhra Pradesh 17,000
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Hindi (2,123,000 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 42
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Marwari
145,000
Bhojpuri
111,000
Gujarati
84,000
Garhwali
61,000
Kanauji
59,000
Awadhi
56,000
Dhundari
49,000
Punjabi, Eastern
30,000
Haryanvi
26,000
Pahari, Mahasu
23,000
Mewari
20,000
Merwari
15,000
Malvi
13,000
Shekhawati
13,000
Chhattisgarhi
12,000
Primary Language Hindi (2,123,000 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 42
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Marwari 145,000
  Bhojpuri 111,000
  Gujarati 84,000
  Garhwali 61,000
  Kanauji 59,000
  Awadhi 56,000
  Dhundari 49,000
  Punjabi, Eastern 30,000
  Haryanvi 26,000
  Pahari, Mahasu 23,000
  Mewari 20,000
  Merwari 15,000
  Malvi 13,000
  Shekhawati 13,000
  Chhattisgarhi 12,000
People Groups Speaking Hindi

Primary Language:  Hindi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1806-1962)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1811-1998)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1835-2012)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Hindi
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video A Beautiful Hope (EngSub)
Film / Video Coconuts
Film / Video Creation to Christ
Film / Video Father's Love Letter
Film / Video Following Jesus (India, JF Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Hindi
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Rivka (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
100.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Photo Source Anonymous 
Map Source People Group Location: Omid. Other geography / data: GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Video Source Asia Harvest
Profile Source Keith Carey  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more