• RELIGION: HINDUISM - FOLK HINDUISM



QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 43

Population: 49,757,100

Unreached people groups: 29

UPG population: 32,929,400

Unengaged UPGs: 4

UUPG population: 169,200

Number of countries: 9


Base Religion: Hinduism

Description: Folk Hinduism encompasses mediums and trance sessions, village deities, festivals and other ritual events that help followers manage the uncertainties of daily life. Rituals enable followers to feel close to deities or display devotion to deities through offerings of non vegetarian items or the practice of self mortification.


People groups: 43

Population: 49,757,100

Unreached people groups: 29

UPG population: 32,929,400

Unengaged UPGs: 4

UUPG population: 169,200

Number of countries: 9