The Kunbi Jadav live in Maharashtra and speak Marathi and read and write in Devanagari. The men are not vegetarians while the women are vegetarians. Jowar is their favorite cereal.
The Kunbi Jadav are endogamous. This means they prefer to marry within their community. Marriage is usually by discussion and generally monogamy is the way. They have marriage rituals. The dead are cremated. On the death of the father, sons and the bereaved wife inherit the property. Hinduism is their religion and they have festivals.
Agriculture is their main work. They have an association that looks after social and financial matters for them. They believe in education to a higher level. Family planning is used by them.
* Scripture Prayers for the Kunbi Jadav in India.
* Pray that the Kunbi Jadav Association leaders give their lives to Jesus Christ and lead others to Him.
* Pray that gospel materials including on the internet will lead them to salvation.
Singh, K. S., ed. "India's Communities A-Z", Oxford University Press, USA 1999
|Profile Source: Anonymous|
|People Name General||Kunbi Jadav|
|People Name in Country||Kunbi Jadav|
|Progress Scale||1 ●|
|Frontier People Group||Yes|
|Pioneer Workers Needed||3|
|Alternate Names||Bowne Kunbi; Jadav; Jare; Jhapadi; Jhare; कुंबी जादव|
|National Bible Society||Website|
|Persecution Rank||10 (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)|
|Specialized Website||South Asia Peoples|
|Primary Language||Marathi (157,000 speakers)|
|Language Code||mar Ethnologue Listing|
|Language Written||Yes ScriptSource Listing|
Primary Language: Marathi
|Bible Translation ▲||Status (Years)|
|Bible-New Testament||Yes (1811-1982)|
|Possible Print Bibles|
|Forum Bible Agencies|
|National Bible Societies|
|World Bible Finder|
|Resource Type ▲||Resource Name|
|Audio Recordings||Audio Bible teaching (GRN)|
|Audio Recordings||Online New Testament (FCBH)|
|Audio Recordings||Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)|
|Audio Recordings||Online Scripture / Bible|
|Audio Recordings||Oral Bible stories in Marathi|
|Audio Recordings||Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)|
|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 Marathi|
|Film / Video||Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)|
|Film / Video||My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)|
|Film / Video||Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)|
|General||Four Spiritual Laws|
|General||God's Simple Plan|
|General||Got Questions Ministry|
|Mobile App||Download Bible from Google Play Store|
|Text / Printed Matter||Bible: मराठी - Marathi|
|Text / Printed Matter||Bibles, Bible League|