Sentence Examples


  • Sivaji and his fighting officers were Mahrattas of humble caste, but his ministers were Brahmans.
  • The object of this ceremony is to abolish caste distinctions.
  • Hinduism, which was once the religion of Java, but has been extinct there for four centuries, is still in vogue in the islands of Bali and Lombok, where the cruel custom of widow-burning (suttee) is still practised, and the Hindu system of the four castes, with a fifth or Pariah caste (called Chandala), adhered to.
  • 8-1r, 36-40), while another shows the supremacy of the Levites as a caste either over the rest of the people (?
  • But in this aristocratic caste the women are scrupulously clothed.
 

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