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PEID: 49142

ROP: 112774

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Backward Class

Language: Nepali (individual language) - (npi)

Alternate Name(s): Luhar, Luhara, Lohura

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: Nepal

Also found in: India

Population: 117,000

Global Population: 5,202,000

PEID: 49142

ROP: 112774

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Lohar of Nepal, numbering 117,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Other Backward Class people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 5,202,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Nepali (individual language). The primary religion practiced by the Lohar 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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