Sikh Valmiki in India

The Sikh Valmiki have only been reported in India
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Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Valmiki (Sikh traditions)
People Name in Country Valmiki (Sikh traditions)
Natural Name Sikh Valmiki
Pronunciation wahl-MEE-kee
Population this Country 288,000
Population all Countries 288,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 6
Alternate Names Balmik; Balmiki; Bhangi; Hair; Hari; Mehtar; Mehtor
People ID 22350
ROP3 Code 119349
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 11  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 15
Largest States
Punjab
274,000
Haryana
5,400
Chandigarh
2,400
Uttar Pradesh
1,800
Rajasthan
1,000
Chhattisgarh
400
Madhya Pradesh
300
Jharkhand
300
Uttarakhand
200
Maharashtra
200
Himachal Pradesh
200
Jammu and Kashmir
90
Delhi
60
Gujarat
10
Telangana
10
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 11  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 15
  Punjab 274,000
  Haryana 5,400
  Chandigarh 2,400
  Uttar Pradesh 1,800
  Rajasthan 1,000
  Chhattisgarh 400
  Madhya Pradesh 300
  Jharkhand 300
  Uttarakhand 200
  Maharashtra 200
  Himachal Pradesh 200
  Jammu and Kashmir 90
  Delhi 60
  Gujarat 10
  Telangana 10
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Religion: Other / Small
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
100.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Primary Language Punjabi, Eastern (180,000 speakers)
Language Code pan   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 26
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Hindi
57,000
Bagri
1,300
Haryanvi
700
Chhattisgarhi
200
Marwari
100
Dhundari
90
Awadhi
70
Kanauji
70
Marathi
50
Shekhawati
50
Garhwali
40
Pahari, Mahasu
40
Kumaoni
30
Gujarati
30
Bundeli
20
Primary Language Punjabi, Eastern (180,000 speakers)
Language Code pan   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 26
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Hindi 57,000
  Bagri 1,300
  Haryanvi 700
  Chhattisgarhi 200
  Marwari 100
  Dhundari 90
  Awadhi 70
  Kanauji 70
  Marathi 50
  Shekhawati 50
  Garhwali 40
  Pahari, Mahasu 40
  Kumaoni 30
  Gujarati 30
  Bundeli 20
People Groups Speaking Punjabi, Eastern

Primary Language:  Punjabi, Eastern

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1818-1954)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1815-2011)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1959-2021)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name Source
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings DAVAR Partners recording, complete Bible DAVAR Partners International
Audio Recordings Online Audio Scripture Talking Bibles
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Recorded oral Bible Oral Bibles
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Following Jesus video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Punjabi, Eastern Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Magdalena video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children Jesus Film Project
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
General Biblical answers to your questions Got Questions Ministry
General Four Spiritual Laws Campus Crusade for Christ
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
General Zume Resources Zume Project
General Zume Training Zume Project
Mobile App Download Bible from Google Play Store Operation Agape
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Punjabi, Eastern YouVersion Bibles
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more