Christianity in Sikkim
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Christianity is a minority religion in the Indian state of Sikkim. Many Lepchas in the Hills of Darjeeling and Kalimpong are Christians.. Christians in Sikkim are mostly descendants of the Lepcha people who were converted by British missionaries in the late 19th century, and constitute around 6.6% of the population.
- Joshi, H.G. (2004). Sikkim: Past and Present. New Delhi, India: Mittal Publications. ISBN 81-7099-932-4. Retrieved 2011-06-24.
- Semple, Rhonda Anne (2003). Missionary Women: Gender, Professionalism, and the Victorian Idea of Christian Mission. Rochester, NY: Boydell Press. ISBN 1-84383-013-2. Retrieved 2011-06-24.
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