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Brahminism

[brah-muh-niz-uh m] /ˈbrɑ məˌnɪz əm/
noun
Related forms
Brahminist, noun
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Brahmanism

/ˈbrɑːməˌnɪzəm/
noun (sometimes not capital)
1.
the religious and social system of orthodox Hinduism, characterized by diversified pantheism, the caste system, and the sacrifices and family ceremonies of Hindu tradition
2.
the form of Hinduism prescribed in the Vedas, Brahmanas, and Upanishads
Derived Forms
Brahmanist, Brahminist, noun
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