• PEOPLE NAME: BISNUPRIYA OF INDIA

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PEID: 49509

ROP: 115966

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Assamese

Language: Bishnupriya - (bpy)

Alternate Name(s): Bishnupriya Manipuri, Visnunbriya, Bishupriya

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: India

Also found in: Bangladesh

Population: 464,000

Global Population: 520,000


PEID: 49509

ROP: 115966

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Bisnupriya of India, numbering 464,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Assamese people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 520,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Bishnupriya. The primary religion practiced by the Bisnupriya 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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