• PEOPLE NAME: THAKURI OF INDIA

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Nepali-Pahari

Language: Nepali (individual language) - (npi)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: India

Also found in: Nepal

Population: 25,000

Global Population: 471,000


PEID: 42065

ROP: 113798

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Dispersed CP Activity


Overview: The Thakuri of India, numbering 25,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Nepali-Pahari people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 471,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Nepali (individual language). The primary religion practiced by the Thakuri is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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