• PEOPLE NAME: BODH OF INDIA

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: South Himalaya

Language: Ladakhi - (lbj)

Alternate Name(s): Bhot, Bodh, Ladakhi Bodh, Ladakshpa, Bodriksha, Bodriksma, Bhot, Chazang, Lamba, Jad

Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: India

Also found in:

Population: 146,000

Global Population: 146,000


PEID: 41975

ROP: 111584

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Bodh of India, numbering 146,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the South Himalaya people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Ladakhi. The primary religion practiced by the Bodh is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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