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Brahmans, Kshatriyas, Vaisyas, Sudras and chandalas

 

You are a young adult member of one of these castes in Indian society. Your teacher will assign you to a caste. For the assignment you will write about seven days of your life as a member of your designated caste.

That does not mean that you will take seven days to complete the assignment. (Even though the harijan/dalit most likely do not know how to write, for the sake of the assignment, you will write your journal entries.)


 

 

 

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