• PEOPLE NAME: BYANGSI OF NEPAL

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PEID: 6184

ROP: 101831

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Tibetan

Language: Byangsi - (bee)

Alternate Name(s): Shauka, Rangpa, Ranglo, Byasis, Souka, Rang, Byanshi, Byansi, Byangkho Lwo

Primary Religion: Buddhism - Lamaism

Country: Nepal

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Population: 6,500

Global Population: 6,500


PEID: 6184

ROP: 101831

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Byangsi of Nepal, numbering 6,500, 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 Nepal. Their primary language is Byangsi. The primary religion practiced by the Byangsi is Tibetan Buddhism, a branch of Buddhism characteristic of Tibet and certain regions of the Himalayas.


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