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Awadhi
 
Indigenous Group Awadhi (Also known as: Awadhi Abadhi)
Location Nepal, Lumbini Zone (Kapilbastu District) and Bheri Zone (Banke and Bardiya Districts)
Estimated Population 5,60,744 (2001, CBS)
Environment Lowland / Plain / Tropical
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture
Level of Assimilation Fairly Traditional
Language Family Awadhi
Classification: European, Indo-Iranian, Indo-Aryan, East Central Zone
Alternate Names: Abadi, Abadhi, Abohi, Ambodhi, Avadhi, Baiswari, Kojali, Kosali
Dialects: Abadi, Abadhi, Abohi, Ambodhi, Avadhi, Baiswari, Kojali, Kosali
Website URLs Ethnologue Awadhi, A Language of Nepal
Wikipedia: Awadhi Language
Some Awadhi Words and Phrases
Bethany Project: The Awadhi Abadhi of Nepal
Report on Indigenous Peoples' Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms in Nepal
NGOs United Nations Development Programme Nepal (UNDP-Nepal)
Ethnobotanical Society of Nepal
Washington Kurdish Institute
NGO-Federation of Nepalese Indigenous Nationalities (NGO-FONIN)

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