varna and jati

Stephens jpstephen at HOME.COM
Tue May 25 18:16:15 UTC 1999

Doesn't the Mahabarata talk about there being one caste in the beginning,
the brahmins, and then they were divided into different castes by
occupations. In fact, this is what I recall studying as the origin of castes
in the history books at school in India.


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