UNTOUCHABLES


UNTOUCHABLES
   the lowest CASTE in HINDU SOCIETY who are RITUALLY unclean and therefore excluded from both religious and civil SOCIETY. Although the Constitution of India outlaws the practice of untouchability, abuses continues and many untouchables report being unable to vote in elections.

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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