He also learned their language, Gurkhali
, so as to truly get to know them.
And forty years later, in 1997, Rajendra Rongong and Robert Karthak were the key persons to lead one of the earliest Nepali missionary teams into Myanmar, where they helped establish the Myanmar Gurkhali
in India, her father was an officer in a Gurkha regiment, so she was familiar with Gurkha culture and I would not be surprised if she didn't speak Gurkhali
as I heard on TV.