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Nat Muslim
Nat Muslim
DATE: 2014/08/31::
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Islamic Urdu nat  kit
Islamic Urdu nat kit
DATE: 2013/08/27::
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Nat
Nat'l Commission on Muslim Filipinos: Hindi napunta sa mga pekeng NGO ang pondo mula sa DAP/PDAF
DATE: 2014/03/26::
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Beautiful Islamic Arabic ᴴᴰ song with a Heart Touching Video ( this will make you cry ) 2014
Beautiful Islamic Arabic ᴴᴰ song with a Heart Touching Video ( this will make you cry ) 2014
DATE: 2014/06/11::
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Hey rasul bujhina ami.... Islamic song.... Nat-E-Rasul....Nasheed
Hey rasul bujhina ami.... Islamic song.... Nat-E-Rasul....Nasheed
DATE: 2012/06/25::
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Frank Gaffney, Pamela Geller, Prof. Matusitz, Bill Murray- ISLAMIC DOCTRINE V. U.S. NAT
Frank Gaffney, Pamela Geller, Prof. Matusitz, Bill Murray- ISLAMIC DOCTRINE V. U.S. NAT'L SECURITY
DATE: 2013/04/28::
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New Nat Turners - Jasiri X
New Nat Turners - Jasiri X
DATE: 2013/06/17::
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Inside Mecca
Inside Mecca
DATE: 2009/03/16::
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Hussam Ayloush on the US Nat. Sec. decision to  Remove " Islamic  Terrorism" term-Pt.1
Hussam Ayloush on the US Nat. Sec. decision to Remove " Islamic Terrorism" term-Pt.1
DATE: 2010/04/17::
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Best Nat e rasul (sw) by iqbal. englsh-arabic-bangla
Best Nat e rasul (sw) by iqbal. englsh-arabic-bangla
DATE: 2013/08/18::
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Tawhider e murshid amar Muhammad er naam....Bangla Islamic Song..Bangla Nat...Naat-E- Rasul
Tawhider e murshid amar Muhammad er naam....Bangla Islamic Song..Bangla Nat...Naat-E- Rasul
DATE: 2012/09/01::
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Inside Islam - National Geographic Documentary
Inside Islam - National Geographic Documentary
DATE: 2014/12/01::
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Hussam Ayloush on the US Nat. Sec. decision to  Remove " Islamic  Terrorism" term-Pt.3
Hussam Ayloush on the US Nat. Sec. decision to Remove " Islamic Terrorism" term-Pt.3
DATE: 2010/04/16::
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আমার ধমনী জুড়ে থেক মুহাম্মাদ...Bangla Islamic Song..Bangla Nat...Naat-E- Rasul
আমার ধমনী জুড়ে থেক মুহাম্মাদ...Bangla Islamic Song..Bangla Nat...Naat-E- Rasul
DATE: 2014/02/20::
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Hridoye muhammad chetonay Muhammad.....Bangla Islamic Song...Bangla Naat....Nat-E-Rasul
Hridoye muhammad chetonay Muhammad.....Bangla Islamic Song...Bangla Naat....Nat-E-Rasul
DATE: 2012/09/16::
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The Muslim Jesus (ITV Documentary)
The Muslim Jesus (ITV Documentary)
DATE: 2011/12/29::
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Islamic Nat Urda Voice.3gp
Islamic Nat Urda Voice.3gp
DATE: 2011/07/22::
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Preparing the Next Generation – Anees Rehman (YM Nat’l Coordinator)
Preparing the Next Generation – Anees Rehman (YM Nat’l Coordinator)
DATE: 2015/01/20::
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best naat in the world
best naat in the world
DATE: 2011/02/24::
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Bangla Hamd/Naat: Kazi Nazrul Islam Collection [19 in 1] Full Album
Bangla Hamd/Naat: Kazi Nazrul Islam Collection [19 in 1] Full Album
DATE: 2014/06/01::
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Childrens participated Nat saw compitation & islamic quiz & Milad
Childrens participated Nat saw compitation & islamic quiz & Milad
DATE: 2014/12/28::
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Street Food in Mumbai - India Food
Street Food in Mumbai - India Food
DATE: 2014/02/26::
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Boloto kar isharae bangla islamic song bangla nasheed hamd nat e rasul islamic gazal
Boloto kar isharae bangla islamic song bangla nasheed hamd nat e rasul islamic gazal
DATE: 2013/05/22::
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Eso gai Allah namer gaan  hamd nat bangla islamic song bangla nasheed gajal
Eso gai Allah namer gaan hamd nat bangla islamic song bangla nasheed gajal
DATE: 2013/06/12::
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Aftari Time Naat Ramzan New Nat 2012 Fahad Mustafa FM Studio Tv .03052105697 arbic muslim naat
Aftari Time Naat Ramzan New Nat 2012 Fahad Mustafa FM Studio Tv .03052105697 arbic muslim naat
DATE: 2012/07/21::
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Best Nat by Junaid Jamshed HD 1080p YouTube
Best Nat by Junaid Jamshed HD 1080p YouTube
DATE: 2014/11/15::
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Best Islamic song
Best Islamic song ''kafon amar apon kobor amar mati''
DATE: 2013/11/16::
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Islamic Song  Hamd Nat
Islamic Song Hamd Nat
DATE: 2014/01/10::
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'Leave Our Churches Alone:' Nat'l Cathedral Protest
DATE: 2014/11/17::
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Muslim ami   Bangla Islamic song
Muslim ami Bangla Islamic song
DATE: 2014/06/26::
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Bangla Islamic Songs "Album 28 In 1" Hasnahena Afrin & Janntul Ferdous
Bangla Islamic Songs "Album 28 In 1" Hasnahena Afrin & Janntul Ferdous
DATE: 2014/05/14::
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Moru Bashi Arobera Mukti Pelo...Bangla Islamic Song..Nat-E-Rasul
Moru Bashi Arobera Mukti Pelo...Bangla Islamic Song..Nat-E-Rasul
DATE: 2013/05/30::
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Hamd Nat  Islamic Song
Hamd Nat Islamic Song
DATE: 2014/01/10::
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islamic nat
islamic nat
DATE: 2011/10/06::
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NAT GEO saudi __ lool
NAT GEO saudi __ lool
DATE: 2014/06/27::
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ISLAMIC NAT URDU
ISLAMIC NAT URDU
DATE: 2009/10/30::
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Last Session mit dem Nat. Vors. von MTA Deutschland Herrn Muzzaffar Ahmad zum German Webstream
Last Session mit dem Nat. Vors. von MTA Deutschland Herrn Muzzaffar Ahmad zum German Webstream
DATE: 2013/08/12::
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HAJJ (HD) || Full Documentary || A Lifetime Experience
HAJJ (HD) || Full Documentary || A Lifetime Experience
DATE: 2013/12/09::
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National Geographic Live! - Salim Al-Hassani: 1001 Inventions
National Geographic Live! - Salim Al-Hassani: 1001 Inventions
DATE: 2012/11/05::
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Muslim KB.Yala : เพราะเรารักกันปี2
Muslim KB.Yala : เพราะเรารักกันปี2
DATE: 2013/01/01::
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ein muslim - mein geliebter nächster!?
ein muslim - mein geliebter nächster!?
DATE: 2011/07/08::
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Beautiful nat from zeenat ayesha
Beautiful nat from zeenat ayesha
DATE: 2012/07/07::
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[Hindi] Nat-Geo Documentary Turin Shroud - An evidence of Jesus Surviving Crucifixion
[Hindi] Nat-Geo Documentary Turin Shroud - An evidence of Jesus Surviving Crucifixion
DATE: 2011/08/02::
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Nat e rasul (Rasul namer fuler ghrane by saimum with iqbal)
Nat e rasul (Rasul namer fuler ghrane by saimum with iqbal)
DATE: 2013/07/03::
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Street Food Around The World - Manila, Philippines
Street Food Around The World - Manila, Philippines
DATE: 2014/06/30::
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Bangla Islamic song Ami Bidrohi Biplobi
Bangla Islamic song Ami Bidrohi Biplobi
DATE: 2014/06/26::
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Best Islamic song/Hamd
Best Islamic song/Hamd ''Janina Koto sunder tomi Allah''
DATE: 2013/11/16::
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The Legend of Timbuktu - Television Documentary
The Legend of Timbuktu - Television Documentary
DATE: 2014/09/18::
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Al-Arabi Kamliwala...Nat-E-Rasul..Bangla Naat
Al-Arabi Kamliwala...Nat-E-Rasul..Bangla Naat
DATE: 2013/02/19::
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islami nat hd video ........Arman iraqui 007
islami nat hd video ........Arman iraqui 007
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Nat
Total population
143,000[1]
Regions with significant populations
 India   Nepal
Languages
UrduMaithili
Religion
Allah-green.svg Islam 100% •
Related ethnic groups
Hindu NatBakhoPamaria

The Nat are a Muslim community found in North India. A few are also found in the Terai region of Nepal.[2] They are Muslim converts from the Hindu Nat caste.

History and origin[edit]

The Muslim Nat are a semi-nomadic community, traditionally associated rope dancing, juggling, fortune telling and begging. The Nat of Bihar are said to have immigrated from Middle east and Central Asia. They are found mainly in the districts of Madhubani, Darbhanga, Samastipur and Patna. They speak Urdu.[3]

Present circumstances[edit]

The Muslim Nat are now mainly cattle dealers, while small number are involved in begging. They are one of the most marganalized Muslim community in Bihar. Almost all the Nat are landless. A small number of Nat have now settled down and are cultivators.

The Nat are strictly endogamous, and generally live in isolation from other Muslim communities in their neighbourhood. Although they are Sunni Muslims, they incorporate many folk beliefs.[4]

In Uttar Pradesh, the Nat are said to have come originally from Chittaur in Rajasthan. They are found mainly in the districts of Varanasi, Allahabad, Barabanki and Jaunpur. The Nat speak Urdu and Hindi and converted to Islam during the rule of the Nawabs of Awadh, about two hundred years ago. The Muslim Nat consist of number of sub-groups, the main ones being the Aman, Goleri, Mahawat, Rari, Siarmaroa and Turkata. Many Nat are still involved with fortune telling and live a semi-nomadic lifestyle. Most Nat are now landless agricultural labourers, and are in depressed economic circumstances. The Nat are Sunni Muslims, but incorporate many folk beliefs.[5]

In Haryana, they are found mainly in the districts of Faridabad, Gurgaon and Rohtak. They speak Haryanvi, and understand Hindi. Little is known about the exact circumstances that there conversinon to Islam. Historically, the community in Haryana were rope dancers, jugglers and acrobats. The Nat consist of a number of exogamous clans, the main ones being the Dagariya, Sansebar, Baraike, Khoyareke, Paharike, Nangariye, Dhadhasiya, Palike, Jirmichya, Dangiya, Kotiya, Shirkarake, Dilwati, Occhluke, Rashidiya, and Badanke. The Nat are no longer involved in their traditional occupation, and are now largely landless agriculture workers, migrating to different places in search of employment. They are nominally Sunni Muslim, but practice many folk beliefs.[6]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.joshuaproject.net/peoples.php
  2. ^ People of India Bihar Volume XVI Part Two edited by Surendra Gopal and Hetukar Jha, pages 725-728
  3. ^ People of India Bihar Volume XVI Part Two edited by Surendra Gopal and Hetukar Jha, pages 725-728
  4. ^ People of India Bihar Volume XVI Part Two edited by Surendra Gopal and Hetukar Jha, pages 725-728
  5. ^ People of India Uttar Pradesh Volume XLII Part Two by K S Singh pages 1053 to 1056
  6. ^ People of India Haryana Volume XXIII edited by M.K Sharma and A.K Bhatia pages 380 to 385 Manohar
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