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Darmiya
Indigenous Group Darmiya (Also known as : Darimiya, Darmani, Sauka, Shauka)
Location Nepal, Mahakali Zone, Darchula District, Dhauli or Darma Valley
Estimated Population 1197 (2000, SIL International)
Environment Forest / Riverine / Temperate
Lifestyle Sedentary
Subsistence Agriculture / Weaver
Level of Assimilation Assimilated
Language Family Darmiya
Classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Himalayish, Western Himalayish, Almora
Alternate Names: Darimiya, Darmani, Saukas, Shaukas
Website URLs Ethnologue : Darmiya, A language of Nepal
Wikipedia: Darmiya people
NGOs Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities (NEFIN)
Foundation for Endangered Languages
Friends of Nepal

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