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Sindhi - Meaning, People, Religion, Origin, Caste, Tribes & History

Ideal Jhulelal (Hindu), Allah (Muslim), (Waheguru) Sikh
Meaning Indo-Aryan ethnic group who speak the Sindhi language
Religions Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism
Languages Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi, Sindhi
Country Pakistan, India, United Arab Emirates
Original States Sindh region Pakistan
Populated States Sindh (Pakistan), Gujarat (India), Maharashtra (India), Rajasthan (India)
Region Sindh region Pakistan & Western India
Islam Denomination Majority Sunni
Population 40 Million
Surnames Shivdasani, Balani, Advani, Fani, Hinduja, Jethmalani, Hirani, Kolhi, Lalvani, Malkani, Motwani, Sippy, Tejwani
Festivals Muslim, Hindu, Sikh Festivals

Who are Sindhi

Sindhis are a socio-ethnic group of people originating from sindh, a province of modern-day pakistan. the sindhi people live mainly in the north-western part of india. many sindhis inhabit the states of rajasthan, gujarat, maharashtra and madhya pradesh as well as the indian capital of new delhi. their most important festival is 'Cheti Chand', the birthday of Lord Jhulelal. besides this, they celebrate 'Akhand Teej' (akshaya tritiya) and 'Teejri' (teej).
With the teachings of guru nanak during one of his travels to sindh, many hindu sindhis adopted Sikhism.

Sindhi In Bollywood

Many popular Bollywood Actor, Actress, Director, Producer are Sindhi. 1. Karan Johar (Director, Producer)
2. Sadhana Shivdasani (Actress)
3. Rajkumar Hirani(Director, Producer)
4. Govinda (actor)
5. Kareena Kapoor (Actress)
6. Ranveer Singh (Actor)
7. Kiara Advani (Actress)
8. Jackky Bhagnani(Actor)
9. Sangeeta Bijlani (Actress)
10. Tamanna Bhatia (Actress)
11. Saba Qamar (Actress)
12. Hansika Motwani (Actress)

Type of Sindhi and Caste List

According islam religion majority sindhi are sunni. in sikhism, punjabi sikhs tend to refer to sindhi hindus as 'Sehajdhari Sikhs', in pakistan they are referred as 'Nanakpanthis'. Popular Hindu surnames Shivdasani, Balani, Advani, Fani, Hinduja, Jethmalani, Hirani, Kolhi, Lalvani, Malkani, Motwani, Sippy, Tejwani etc. are Sindhi.

Sindhi Guru, Ideal and Deity

Jhulelal is a name that refers to the Ishta Dev (most-revered deity) of sindhi hindus. muslim sindhi are follower of Allah and sikh sindhi are follower of Waheguru.

Femous People of The Sindhi Community

NameProfession / Popular
JhulelalIshta Dev of Sindhi Hindus
Sabeer BhatiaCo-Founder of Hotmail.com
Parmanand Deepchand HindujaFounder of Hinduja Group
Surendra HiranandaniCo-Founder of Hiranandani Group
Ranveer SinghIndian Actor
Ram JethmalaniIndian Lawyer and Politician.
Karan Johar Indian Film Director
Vashu BhagnaniFilm Producer
Sultana SiddiquiFounder of Hum Network Limited
Romesh WadhwaniFounder of Symphony Technology Group
Raja DahirThe Last Hindu Ruler of Sindh

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Community

Community - within which all aspects of social life can be included. in which we have some degree of emotions and live in a certain area.
A community is a group of people living in a certain place or region or virtual platform, having a common culture, a common way of life, that meets all their needs within the community. Thus they have a sense of unity and a sense of loyalty to the community.

Notable Community List
BrahminHijra
JatYadav
GurjarBishnoi
MeenaRajput
JadavKhatri
MarwariSindhi
AnsariSheikh
SiddiquiSilawat
Muslim RajputPathan
AcharyaChaturvedi
DwivediIyer
TrivediRajpurohit
NairReddy
BafnaBania
OswalMaheshwari
GodhaMeghwal

Religion List
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HinduismBuddhism
JudaismJainism