Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: OBC Muslim

Language: Awadhi - (awa)

Alternate Name(s): Nai (Urdu), Muslim Nai, Nai Muslim, Nawid, Navid, Khalifa, Hazam

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: India

Also found in:

Population: 2,195,000

Global Population: 2,195,000

PEID: 46273

ROP: 112187

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Hajjam of India, numbering 2,195,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the OBC Muslim people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Awadhi. The primary religion practiced by the Hajjam is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.

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