Language:  Limbu

Estimated Global Speakers

367,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

1

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Yakthumba, Limbu Nepal 376,000 522,000 Other / Small 2.69 % 8
  Totals:  1           1     8
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 84,000 90,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Bhumij India 1,124,000 1,154,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 22
 Christian India 1,263,000 1,707,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Lotha India 179,000 179,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
Malto India 190,000 222,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
 Marma India 47,000 277,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
Mizo Lushai India 567,000 569,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.65 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 162,000 Buddhism 4.22 % 2
 Tamang Nepal 1,490,000 1,733,000 Buddhism 6.60 % -
 Yakthumba, Limbu Bhutan 1,800 522,000 Other / Small 3.75 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 144,000 522,000 Hinduism 9.54 % -
  Totals:  13           6     30

Language Alternate Names
Charkhole
Chatthare
Chaubise (Charkhole)
Chhathar
Chhatthare (Chatthare)
Limbo
Limboo
Lumbu
Tamorkhole (Taplejunge)
Taplejunge
Yakthung Pan
Yakthungpan
Yanggrokke (Yanggruppe)
Yanggruppe

Dialects
Chattare
Chaubise
Chhatthare
Panthare
Phedappe
Tamorkhole
Taplejunge
Yanggrokke

Dialect Alternate Names
Chatthare
Chatthare Yakthungba Pan
Chhathar
Chhattare
Limbu: Chattare
Limbu: Panthare
Limbu: Phedappe
Panchthar
Panchthare
Pantharey
Panthare-yanggrokke-chaubise-charkhole
Tamorkhole
Taplejung
Yakthung Pan
Yakthungba Pan

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1996-2003
New Testament 2009
Complete Bible None Reported
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Limbu
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Mobile App Download audio Bible app from Google Play Store
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Yesu khristarɛ kunisaam
Text / Printed Matter Download scripture in this language
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible Text (Scripture Earth)
Text / Printed Matter The Ancient Path (Limbu)
Text / Printed Matter Virtual Storehouse, New Testament


Avatar

Welcome. I’m a virtual assistant and will try to answer questions about Joshua Project, unreached people groups, the Great Commission and more. How can I help you?

For further help try our FAQ, Definitions or Contact Us pages.