Tamang people constitute 5. Tamang may be derived from the word Tamang , where Ta means "horse" and Mang means warrior in Tibetan. However, there are no written documentations of Horse Rider naming nor do present Tamang people have horse riding culture. Tamang people are descended from the Mongols, famous conquerors in history. Tamsaling Nepal Rastriya Dal. The umbrella group Mongol National Organisation MNO supports self-determination and opposes discrimination, not just for Tamangs but for all groups in Nepal.
It currently holds no official parliamentary vote. The Federal Limbuwan State Council FLSC also works towards similar goals for self-determination for the Kirati peoples , who co-mingle with Tamangs, citing a reneged treaty with Kathmandu for autonomy.
Gorkhaland Territorial Administration was created in place of statehood in India. In Nepal, ethnic discrimination issues regarding numerous groups who have taken part in each other's politics have been left unresolved.
They have over sub-clans. Their language comes from the Tibeto-Burman language family. They follow the Chinese lunar calendar of the year cycle. Colorful printed Buddhist mantra cloths are put up in various places in villages and towns. Their typical song and dance style is known as Tamang Selo , and includes songs of humor, satire, joy and sorrow. It has a brisk movement and rhythmic beat specific to the Tamangs.
Sonam Lhochhar is the main festival of the Tamangs and is celebrated in the month of Magh February—March. The second most important festival is Buddha Jayanti , a religious festival. Tamang villages are often visited on Nepal's numerous trekking routes, one being labelled Tamang Heritage Trail. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article needs additional citations for verification.
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