• PEOPLE NAME: GURUNG OF NEPAL

By Anonymous, 2013

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PEID: 46449

ROP: 116293

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Tibetan

Language: Nepali (individual language) - (npi)

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Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: Nepal

Also found in: India

Population: 380,000

Global Population: 512,000


PEID: 46449

ROP: 116293

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Gurung of Nepal, numbering 380,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Tibetan people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 512,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Nepali (individual language). The primary religion practiced by the Gurung is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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