• PEOPLE NAME: BHOJPURI-SPEAKING TELI OF INDIA


PEID: 46219

ROP: 116771

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Affinity Group: ASAP

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Bhojpur-Maithili

Language: Bhojpuri - (bho)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: India

Also found in:

Population: 1,795,000

Global Population: 1,795,000


PEID: 46219

ROP: 116771

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Bhojpuri-speaking Teli of India, numbering 1,795,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bhojpur-Maithili people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Bhojpuri. The primary religion practiced by the Bhojpuri-speaking Teli is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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