Kunbi Hindre in India

Kunbi Hindre
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People Name: Kunbi Hindre
Country: India
10/40 Window: Yes
Population: 19,000
World Population: 19,000
Primary Language: Marathi
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Christian Adherents: 0.00 %
Evangelicals: 0.00 %
Scripture: Complete Bible
Online Audio NT: No
Jesus Film: Yes
Audio Recordings: Yes
People Cluster: South Asia Hindu - Kunbi
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
Progress Level:

Introduction / History

The Kunbi Hindre live in Maharashtra and speak Marathi and Hindi and read and write in Devanagari. They are vegetarians who eat wheat and rice. It is said that the meaning of their name is cultivator.

Marriage is by discussion or exchange. They have adult marriages and can have cousin marriages. The bereaved and divorced can marry again. There are birth and marriage rituals and the dead are cremated. Hinduism is their religion.

The Kunbi Hindre work in agriculture. Many work as laborers now. Education is important to them.

Prayer Points

* Pray that Indian Christians will lead the Kunbi Hindre to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that gospel materials and the Internet will lead them to salvation.

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