Indian Mythology (by ApamNapat)

Brahmana - Priests and Scholars


Brahmanas are the priests and scholars in the classification according to the Varna system. They are said to have sprang forth from the face of the primordial man Purusha, who was sacrificed as an offering to himself. They are the highest of the four classes.

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