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Wancho
 
Indigenous Group Wancho ( Also known as : Banpara Naga, Joboka, Wancho)
Location India, Arunachal Pradesh, Tirap District, Assam, Nagaland
Estimated Population 47,788 (2001, Census of India)
Environment Highland / Mountain
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Handicraft Sales
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Naga, Wancho
Classification:
Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Jingpho-Konyak-Bodo, Konyak-Bodo-Garo, Konyak
Alternate names: Banpara Naga, Joboka, Wancho
Dialects: Changnoi, Bor Muthun (Bor Mutonia), Horu Muthun, Kulung Muthun (Mithan)
Website URLs Ethnologue Naga, Wancho a language of India
Arunachal Pradesh, India, Wancho Tribe Photo Gallery by Christa Neuenhofer
The Wancho Dances
Art and Craft of Arunachal Pradesh
Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts
Wancho
Wancho Tattooes
Wancho Warriors
NGOs National Folklore Support Center (NFSC)

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