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Mina: Fact Sheet
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The Mina are the largest group of indigenous people in Rajasthan, with a population of 4,345,528 according to the 2011 census. They live mainly in the southern and eastern part of the state, southeast of the Aravalli range, where the largest Mina populations are found in the districts of Jaipur, Sawai Madhopur, and Udaipur. They are also numerous in Alwar, Chittorgarh, and Kota districts. There is also a certain number of Mina in adjoining areas of Madhya Pradesh, but here they do not figure on …

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Jain, Jyotindra, “Mina: Fact Sheet”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Religions of the Indigenous People of South Asia Online, Marine Carrin (Editor-in-Chief), Michel Boivin, Gérard Toffin, Paul Hockings, Raphaël Rousseleau, Tanka Subba, Harald Lambs-Tyche (Section Editors). Consulted online on 02 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2665-9093_BERO_COM_032256>
First published online: 2019



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