• PEOPLE NAME: MONPA OF INDIA

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples

People Cluster: Bhutanese

Language: Tawang Monpa - (twm)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Buddhism

Country: India

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Population: 155,000

Global Population: 155,000


PEID: 41990

ROP: 113801

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 2% or Greater but Less than 5% Evangelical


Overview: The Monpa of India, numbering 155,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Bhutanese people cluster within the Tibetan / Himalayan Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Tawang Monpa. The primary religion practiced by the Monpa is Buddhism, a system of beliefs and practices based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha.


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