Language:  Limbu

Population of Groups Speaking

453,000

People Group's Primary Language

3

Bible Status

New Testament

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
 Arakanese, Mag India 34,000 Secondary Buddhism 0.5 %
 Bangali, Hindu Nepal 15,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.8 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist India 101,000 Secondary Buddhism 1.2 %
 Bhotia, Sherpa Nepal 184,000 Secondary Buddhism 1.0 %
 Bhotia, Sikkim India 115,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.0 %
 Bhumij India 1,122,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.8 %
 Chhetri Nepal 4,033,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.1 %
 Christian unspecified India 1,977,000 Secondary Christianity 100.0 %
 Darjee Nepal 440,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.8 %
 Gurung Nepal 628,000 Secondary Buddhism 1.0 %
 Kami Nepal 989,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.8 %
 Kumal Nepal 109,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.3 %
 Lepcha India 85,000 Secondary Buddhism 19.2 %
 Limbu Bangladesh 200 Primary O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Limbu Bhutan 16,000 Primary O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Limbu India 181,000 Secondary O Other / Small 7.3 %
 Limbu Nepal 407,000 Primary O Other / Small 2.0 %
 Lotha India 173,000 Secondary Christianity 99.5 %
Malto India 179,000 Secondary Hinduism 7.6 %
 Mizo India 404,000 Secondary Christianity 98.3 %
 Newah Nepal 1,412,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.5 %
 Pahari Nepal 12,000 Secondary Hinduism 2.5 %
 Rai Nepal 725,000 Secondary O Other / Small 3.5 %
 Sarki Nepal 351,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.0 %
 Tamang Nepal 1,423,000 Secondary Buddhism 3.1 %
 Tharu Nepal 1,755,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.5 %
 Tiwa India 350,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.1 %
 Yakha Nepal 23,000 Secondary O Other / Small 2.1 %
 Yerukula India 572,000 Secondary Hinduism 0.2 %
  Totals:  29   453,000 (P) 23 3 (P) : 26 (S)        
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Resource in Limbu Link
Scripture Scripture Earth Online Printed Bible Scripture Earth Online Printed Bible http://www.scriptureearth.org/00i-Scripture_Index.php?sortby=lang&name=lif&ROD_Code=12962
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Limbu Jesus Film: view in Limbu http://jesusfilmmedia.org/video/1_6259-jf-0-0
Audio Recordings Global Recordings Global Recordings http://www.globalrecordings.net/langcode/lif
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH) Online New Testament (FCBH) http://www.bible.is/LIFWBT/Matt
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) http://www.inspirationalfilms.com/audio/The_Story_of_Jesus_Limbu_84211.mp3
Printed Matter Limbu Literature Association Limbu Literature Association http://www.isailimbu.org/
Printed Matter Virtual Storehouse, New Testament Virtual Storehouse, New Testament http://www.virtualstorehouse.org/index.php/language/asia/limbu-lif.html
Language Alternate Names
Limbo
Limboo
Lumbu
Dialects
Chattare
Limbu
Panthare
Phedappe
Taplejunge
Dialect Alternate Names
Chatthare
Chatthare Yakthungba Pan
Chhathar
Chhattare
Kiranti
Limboo
Limbuan
Panchthar
Panchthare
Pantharey
Panthare-yanggrokke-chaubise-charkhole
Tamorkhole
Taplejung

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