• PEOPLE NAME: MAHRATTA (MARATHI) OF INDIA

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Mahratta

Language: Marathi - (mar)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: India

Also found in:

Population: 28,060,000

Global Population: 28,060,000


PEID: 46072

ROP: 112978

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Dispersed CP Activity


Overview: The Mahratta (Marathi) of India, numbering 28,060,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Mahratta people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Marathi. The primary religion practiced by the Mahratta (Marathi) 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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