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Rajput (Muslim traditions) in Pakistan

Rajput (Muslim traditions)

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
16,944,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Not available   

Rajput (Muslim traditions) in Pakistan

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Summary
The name Rajput is derived from the Sanskrit word rajputra, meaning son of a ruler. The Rajputra constitute a class of nobility. The Rajput rose to political importance in the ninth and tenth centuries. In India, the Rajput have been a ruling class which owned vast tracts of land.

Ministry Obstacles
Trusting Christ fully requires an act of humility, and the Rajput have been a proud people.

Outreach Ideas
Much sustained, focused prayer is needed for the Rajput.

Pray for the followers of Christ
Pray for the followers of Christ that will soon emerge from the Rajput community of Pakistan, that they will be zealous to know and follow Christ. Pray they will rest fully on the finished work of Christ on the cross, and will look to his Spirit for power to live this life.

Pray for the entire people group
Pray the Rajput community will increasingly be drawn to the person of Isa Christ as they read the Koran, and will hunger to find out more about this man.

Scripture Focus
"You purchased men for God from every tribe and language and people and nation." Revelation 5:9

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Global Prayer Digest: 2007-11-15
 
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The Rajputs
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Country: Pakistan
Continent: Asia
Region: South Asia
Persecution Rank:4 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:16,944,000
Largest Provinces:
Punjab (10,519,000)Sindh (5,252,000)
Azad Kashmir (626,000)Islamabad (248,000)
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (210,000)Gilgit-Baltistan (46,000)
Balochistan (42,000)Federally Administered Tribal Areas (1,400)
Total Provinces on file:8
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Rajput (Muslim traditions)
People Name General: Rajput (Muslim traditions)
Alternate People Names:
BharadwajaJheer
JhirKasai
Kashrap RajputKashyap
Kashyap RajputKhetri
KshatriyaMusalman Rajput
Muslim JeerMustigar
Rajput MuslimRaju
TarawaraThakur
ROP3 Code: 113109
Joshua Project People ID: 17667
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 16,944,000
Population all Countries: 19,758,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: Punjabi
People Name General: Rajput (Muslim traditions)
Ethnic Code: CNN25r
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Punjabi, Western (8,828,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): pnb    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Urdu (2,723,000)Sindhi (2,159,000)
Saraiki (1,540,000)Marwari (163,000)
Hindko, Northern (142,000)Pashto, Northern (90,000)
Bagri (79,000)Shina (76,000)
Hindko, Southern (54,000)Koli, Parkari (30,000)
Note: Only 10 largest secondary languages listed
Total Languages: 36
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam100.00 % 
Non-ReligiousUnknown 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: 1885-1922
New Testament:
1819-2000
Complete Bible: None Reported
Possible Bible Sources: Forum of Bible Agencies
 World Bible Finder
 World Christian Resource Directory
 Gospel Go
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio RecordingsFathers Love Letter
Audio RecordingsOnline Scripture / Bible
Audio RecordingsPunjabi Bible stories
Audio RecordingsStory of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project ...
Film / VideoHouse of Love (Indigitube.tv)
Film / VideoJesus Film: view in Punjabi, Western
GeneralFour Spiritual Laws
GeneralGot Questions Ministry
Text / Printed MatterBible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed MatterBibles, Bible League
Text / Printed MatterCartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
Text / Printed MatterEasyBibles
Text / Printed MatterWorld Missionary Press Booklets
 
 
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