Baraamu
Indigenous Group Baraamu (Also known as: Baram, Baramu, Brahmu, Bramu, Bhramu, Barhamu)
Location Nepal, Gorkha, Tanahu Districts, Dhading, Lalitpur, Makwanpur and Nawalparasi Districts. Gandaki Zone, Takhu village, Eastern Doraundi Khola Above Chorgate and Kumhali, Approximately 7 villages.
Estimated Population 7,383 (2001, CBS)
Environment Highland / Tropical
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Animal Husbandry / Paid Labor
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Baraamu
Classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Himalayish, Tibeto-Kanauri, Western Himalayish, Eastern
Alternate Names: Balkura, Barhamu, Brahmu, Bhramu, Bramu, Baram
Dialects: Related to Thangmi (Grierson-Konow)
Website URLs Baraamu People
Ethnologue: Baraamu, A Language of Nepal
NGOs Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (NEFIN)