• PEOPLE NAME: DZALAKHA OF BHUTAN

Affinity Group: East Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Tibetan

Language: Dzalakha - (dzl)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: Bhutan

Also found in:

Population: 25,000

Global Population: 25,000


PEID: 1223

ROP: 114868

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Dzalakha of Bhutan, numbering 25,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Tibetan people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Bhutan. Their primary language is Dzalakha. The primary religion practiced by the Dzalakha is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.


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