Naita in India

Naita
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Map Source:  People Group Location: Omid. Other geography / data: GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project
People Name: Naita
Country: India
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 56,000
World Population: 56,000
Primary Language: Urdu
Primary Religion: Islam
Christian Adherents: 0.00 %
Evangelicals: 0.00 %
Scripture: Complete Bible
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: South Asia Muslim - other
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
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Introduction / History

The Naita live in Madhya Pradesh. They speak Malvi and read and write in Devanagari.

What Are Their Lives Like?

The Naita work mainly in agriculture. They have a council to look after their needs. They make use of government benefits such as education. The Naita allow cross cousin marriages. On the death of the father, sons inherit the property with the oldest son becoming the new head of the family.

What Are Their Beliefs?

Islam is their main religion but there are Hindus among them.

What Are Their Needs?

The Naita people need the spiritual and social blessings that only Jesus Christ offers. They need openness to Christ and His ways.

Prayer Points

* Pray that God will give them dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ as Lord. * Pray for faithful intercessors and workers to go to them until they have a movement to Christ. * Pray that council leaders will come to Jesus Christ and lead others to Him.

Text Source:   Keith Carey