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PEID: 41327

ROP: 112810

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Dalit

Language: Gujarati - (guj)

Alternate Name(s): Antyaj, Dhed, Dheda, Maru Vankar, Vankar

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: India

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Population: 2,275,000

Global Population: 2,275,000

PEID: 41327

ROP: 112810

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical

Overview: The Mahyavanshi of India, numbering 2,275,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Dalit people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Gujarati. The primary religion practiced by the Mahyavanshi is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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