Bodo Parja
ବଡ଼ ପରଜା
Native toIndia
RegionKoraput, Odisha
EthnicityParaja Tribe (Odias)
Native speakers
156,354 (2011 census)[1]
Odia script
Language codes
ISO 639-3bdv

Bodo Parja or Jharia is a Indo-European language spoken by the Parang Proja tribe of southern Odisha. Most speakers have low proficiency in it, while Desia language is used at market.[1]


  1. ^ a b Bodo Parja at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015) (subscription required)