Language: Thami people speak their own language Thami. Their language is from Bhot-Barmeli language. Somehow their language and culture are influence from Tamang. They are also able to speak Nepali language. Some educated people from Thami can speak excellent English and Hindi language.
Religion: Thami people follow Hindu, Buddha and Bon religion. There can be found some Thami are practicing Buddha and some are practicing Bon and Hindu.
Festivals: Dasain, Tihar, Udhauli, Uvauli, Baisakh Purnima are some main festival of Thami people. Baishakh purnima is main festivals of Thami people. They also celebrate Dashain and Tihar as like Hindu.
Occupation: Most number of Thami people are engaged in agriculture.
Sub-caste in Thami: There are many sub-castes in Thami. It is interesting thing is that Thami has male and female different sub-castes. Some male sub-castes are- Reshmi, Akayagmi, Budapere, Dungsupere, Rami Dati. Some female sub-castes are-Khattichhire, Galva.
Some words to learn Thami language:
How are you?—–Nangkbo halkhabar?
I am fine ! ——— Gaika halkhabar thikai hoku.
Some name of foods to know in Thami langaue:
Cooked rice—–Isa, boro
How they call to family member in their language:
Some name of animals to know in Thami langaue: