Bairagi (Muslim 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: 9

Subgroup Name Population
Sadhu 476,000
Swami 140,000
Ramandi 56,000
Udasi 31,000
Sanyasi 6,200
Nimawat 2,600
Vaishnav 2,300
Babaji 600
Nimanandi 200

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People Name General Bairagi (Muslim traditions)
People Name in Country Bairagi (Muslim traditions)
Pronunciation bay-RAH-ghee
Population this Country 21,000
Population all Countries 25,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names Atit; Baishnab; Bava; Ramat; Sadhayo; Sanyasi; Udasi; बैरागी (मुस्लिम ट्रेडिशन्स)
People ID 17478
ROP3 Code 112889
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster South Asia Muslim - other
People Group Bairagi (Muslim traditions)
Ethnic Code CNN25
Total Subgroups 9
  Sadhu 476,000
  Swami 140,000
  Ramandi 56,000
  Udasi 31,000
  Sanyasi 6,200
  Nimawat 2,600
  Vaishnav 2,300
  Babaji 600
  Nimanandi 200
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 3
Largest States
Uttar Pradesh
16,000
Uttarakhand
4,800
West Bengal
200
Districts Interactive map, listing and data download
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 3
  Uttar Pradesh 16,000
  Uttarakhand 4,800
  West Bengal 200
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Urdu (17,000 speakers)
Language Code urd   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 5
Secondary Languages
Garhwali
700
Bhojpuri
400
Bengali
200
Awadhi
100
Primary Language Urdu (17,000 speakers)
Language Code urd   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 5
Secondary Languages
  Garhwali 700
  Bhojpuri 400
  Bengali 200
  Awadhi 100
People Groups Speaking Urdu

Primary Language:  Urdu

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1747-1894)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1758-2000)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1843-2022)
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 Source
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio Jesus Film Project
Audio Recordings Urdu Online Audio Bible General / Other
Film / Video God's Love Story General / Other
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation Create International
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Urdu Jesus Film Project
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
Film / Video Magdalena video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children Jesus Film Project
Film / Video The Hope Video Mars Hill Media
Film / Video The Prophets' Story Create International
Film / Video The Savior 6 - The Lord's Prayer Create International
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more