Rawat in India

Unreached of the Day  8/29/2021

Rawat in India

pronounced: rah-WAHT

The term Rawat signifies a prince; it is a title borne by the relatives of a king. Traditionally, the Rawat are a landowning community engaged in farming. Their attitude towards education, medical and family welfare programs is favorable. Their family deity is Ashapridebi. Village level and regional level deities are Bherujee and Matajee.

Ministry Obstacles

The Hindu Rawat have little concept of a personal, creator God who loves them personally.

Outreach Ideas

Stories from Scripture, combined with Gospel films and recordings, can be used effectively.

Scripture Focus

"Many nations will join themselves to the Lord on that day, and they, too, will be my people. I will live among you, and you will know that the Lord of Heaven’s Armies sent me to you."  Zechariah 2:11

Scripture Prayer

Pray that this people group would be among the many nations that soon join themselves to the Lord.

Prayer Focus

Pray for the followers of Christ that will soon be found in the Rawat community, that the Lord will provide qualified pastors and teachers for them, and that they will be well established in the faith. Pray for the Rawat community to increasingly be aware of their need for forgiveness of sin, and that the creator God loves them.



People Name Rawat
Pronunciationrah-WAHT
Country India
10/40 Window Yes
Population 775,000
World Population 775,000
Language Hindi
Primary Religion Hinduism
Bible Complete
Online Audio NT No
Jesus Film Yes
Audio Recordings Yes
Christ Followers Few, less than 2%
Status Unreached
Progress Level: progress level image