• PEOPLE NAME: BHANGI (HINDI) OF INDIA

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Hindi

Language: Hindi - (hin)

Alternate Name(s): Chura, Mehtar, Olgana Rukhi, Malkhana, Halalkhor, Balmiki, Olagana, Halalkheo, Bhangia, Jamadar, Jharudar

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: India

Also found in:

Population: 476,000

Global Population: 476,000


PEID: 48220

ROP: 111546

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Bhangi (Hindi) of India, numbering 476,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Hindi people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Hindi. The primary religion practiced by the Bhangi (Hindi) is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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