South Asian Peoples
An occupational community, the Badhai (Barhai) derive their name from a Sanskrit word meaning cutting and continue to primarily engage in the occupation of carpentry. They are mainly distributed in Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Chandigarh.
-- K. S. Singh, People of India, Volume IV. India's Communities A-G. Delhi: Oxford University Press (1998), pp. 158-161
Peoples within this cluster:
Badhai, Bhojpuri; Badhai, Chhattisgarhi; Badhai, Hindu; Badhai, Marathi; Badhai, Odia
Countries where they are found:
Unreached people groups:
Number of countries: