Muslim Teli of India

Teli (Muslim traditions) in India pronounced: TEL-eeThe word ‘Teli’ is derived from the Sanskrit word ‘tailika’ or ‘tails’, which means oil pressed from seeds. Traditionally this community manufactured mustard or sesame oil. Muslim Teli can be found in Pakistan and North India. Muslim Teli are called Teli Malik. Their traditional occupation of oil pressing isContinue reading “Muslim Teli of India”

Machhi (Muslim traditions) in Pakistan-unreached with gospel.

Machhi (Muslim traditions) in Pakistan pronounced: mah-CHEE “Machhi” refers to fish, and the Machhi people have a history of being fishermen. Most of the Muslim Machhi live in Pakistan, but there are some in northwest India as well. They have three subgroups: the Sial, Wajan and Sanjri. Inherited property is usually shared by the sonsContinue reading “Machhi (Muslim traditions) in Pakistan-unreached with gospel.”

Pushtun, Afghanistan.

Pashtun, Northern in Afghanistan pronounced: pahsh-TOON Pashtuns are the largest ethnic group in Afghanistan, and make up the majority of the Taliban and the current Afghan government. There are at least 30 major tribes, and countless sub-tribes and clans. The Pashtun were the traditional rulers of Afghanistan for over 250 years. The essence of theirContinue reading “Pushtun, Afghanistan.”

Mochi people Pakistan

  Unreached of the Day: Mochi (Muslim traditions) in Pakistan  From Joshua Project Mochi (Muslim traditions) in Pakistan pronounced: MOH-cheeIf you were to purchase any sort of saddle or leather shoes in Nepal, northern India or Pakistan, chances are good that it was put together by a Mochi. The name “Mochi” comes from the Sanskrit mochikaContinue reading “Mochi people Pakistan”

No known believers among the Ansari of Pakistan!

Ansari in Pakistan pronounced: ahn-SAH-reeThe Ansari people are noted for their friendliness and their helpfulness. They are predominately artisans by trade and are mostly poor. The weaving of silk is a common trade skill of these people. Although traditionally weavers and textile sellers, the Ansaris are now involved in a wide range of small businessContinue reading “No known believers among the Ansari of Pakistan!”

Unreached Rajputs of India

Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) in India pronounced: RAHJ-put CHOH-hahn The Chauhan Rajputs ruled some parts of northern India in the 1100s. Today they are village watchmen and laborers. This is a subgroup of the Rajputs that have some unusual customs. Most of their names come from the names of plants and animals. When they faceContinue reading “Unreached Rajputs of India”

Dongxiang people of China

Dongxiang in China pronounced: Dong-shee-ungThe Dongxiang region is a desolate, arid place with a moon-like landscape. Other Muslims in China do not consider the Dongxiang to be a part of the Islamic faith because of their involvement in drug and prostitution rackets. Not long after the Dongxiang first arrived in China, they were converted toContinue reading “Dongxiang people of China”

Yet another unreached people in India

In western Europe we have had the gospel and generally it is now rejected-these people have, for the most part, never heard it. Do you care enough just to quickly petition the Lord of the harvest to send them labourers?  Unreached of the Day: Mahratta Kunbi in India  From Joshua Project on 2020-04-18  Mahratta Kunbi in India pronounced:Continue reading “Yet another unreached people in India”

Brahmins India

Brahmins in India number many millions! See All Brahmins Brahmin Kanaujia in India pronounced: BRAH-min kuh-NO-gee-ah People Name: Brahmin Kanaujia Population: 4,145,000 Language: Hindi Primary Religion: Hinduism Bible: Complete Audio NT (FCBH): Yes Audio Recordings: Yes Christ Followers: Few, less than 2% Status: Unreached Progress Level: The Kanaujia or Kanyakubja Brahmins receive their name fromContinue reading “Brahmins India”