Located in the southern part of Asia, India is one of the largest and most heavily populated countries in the world. India borders the Arabian Sea, the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh, Nepal, China, and Pakistan. India has fought with Pakistan over the ownership of the northern regions of Jammu and Kashmir. India also fought with China in 1962 over northeastern parts of Jammu and Kashmir.
Indians in Toronto
|In the GTA: 643,370||In Toronto: 202,675|
Primary Areas of Settlement in the GTA (Social Atlas):
Scarborough-Rouge River, Etobicoke North, Brampton, Markham, Richmond Hill, Vaughan, Pickering (South), and Ajax.
Settlement Services in the GTA
Churches in the GTA
All Peoples Church
41 Finchgate Boulevard
Gujarati Church of Canada
363 Howden Boulevard
Hebron Pentecostal Church
312 Rexdale Boulevard
Lightbearers of Christ Church International
1 Regan Road
Sunday Service: 3 PM (in Urdu, Punjabi, and Hindi)
Christ Alive Church Toronto
2085 Ellesmere Road
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