Nepalese Sign LanguagePrint
5,740 (2001 census). Most are monolingual.
Central and east.
Used by United States Peace Corps. All domains. All ages. Some comprehension of Nepali [npi] by those who have become literate.
The NFDH starts schools for the deaf in the larger towns. A few other smaller organizations also work with the deaf and have Nepali Sign Language classes for the hearing. Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, Christian.