THE REALITY OF BRAHMINS

THE REALITY OF BRAHMINS

The Present Reality of Brahmins in India

 

Brahmins, as Hinduism’s priestly and scholarly caste, have traditionally occupied a place of privilege in India.

Brahmins have been advisers to Maharajas, Mughals and military rulers. Under British rule, they served as administrators, a position they kept after Indian independence in 1947.