- the second of the Four VARNAS or Castes in traditional Indian society. They are the WARRIOR CASTE which share power with the BRAHMINS.
Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.
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CASTE — an integral part of HINDU religion and Hindu society. The word caste is normally used to refer to what in India is called Jti, the social status, which is one s inheritance at birth. In Vedic times there were four castes BRHMAA… … Concise dictionary of Religion