Buddhist Valmiki in India

The Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) have only been reported in India
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Main Language
Largest Religion
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Evangelical
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* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Valmiki (Buddhist traditions)
People Name in Country Valmiki (Buddhist traditions)
Natural Name Buddhist Valmiki
Population this Country 26,000
Population all Countries 26,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names Balmik; Balmiki; Bhangi; Chuhra; Chura; Hair; Hari; Mehtar
People ID 22346
ROP3 Code 119345
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 18
Largest States
(only 15 largest shown)
Punjab
13,000
Maharashtra
4,500
Madhya Pradesh
2,000
Uttar Pradesh
1,800
Gujarat
1,400
Haryana
700
Rajasthan
700
Telangana
500
Bihar
400
Chandigarh
200
Jharkhand
200
Uttarakhand
100
Delhi
100
Chhattisgarh
60
Himachal Pradesh
60
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 18
  Punjab 13,000
  Maharashtra 4,500
  Madhya Pradesh 2,000
  Uttar Pradesh 1,800
  Gujarat 1,400
  Haryana 700
  Rajasthan 700
  Telangana 500
  Bihar 400
  Chandigarh 200
  Jharkhand 200
  Uttarakhand 100
  Delhi 100
  Chhattisgarh 60
  Himachal Pradesh 60
Website South Asia Peoples

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Primary Language Hindi (9,400 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 25
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Punjabi, Eastern
9,000
Marathi
1,500
Gujarati
1,000
Telugu
300
Kanauji
200
Bhojpuri
200
Konkani
200
Bundeli
100
Marwari
90
Bagri
70
Awadhi
70
Nimadi
50
Chhattisgarhi
40
Dhundari
30
Haryanvi
30
Primary Language Hindi (9,400 speakers)
Language Code hin   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 25
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Punjabi, Eastern 9,000
  Marathi 1,500
  Gujarati 1,000
  Telugu 300
  Kanauji 200
  Bhojpuri 200
  Konkani 200
  Bundeli 100
  Marwari 90
  Bagri 70
  Awadhi 70
  Nimadi 50
  Chhattisgarhi 40
  Dhundari 30
  Haryanvi 30
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  (1835-2019)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
World Bibles
Forum Bible Agencies
National Bible Societies
World Bible Finder
Virtual Storehouse
Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, Old Testament
Audio Recordings Online Audio Scripture
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio
Film / Video A Beautiful Hope (EngSub)
Film / Video Coconuts
Film / Video Creation to Christ
Film / Video Following Jesus video
Film / Video God's Story video
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Hindi
Film / Video Love letter to you from scripture
Primary Religion: Buddhism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
100.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
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.
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more