Bahunvada: Myth or reality?
ARCHIVE: The Kathmandu essayist on the history of ethnic hierarchy in modern Nepal (1992).
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Refreshing the soil
The path of Buddhism can end the curse of caste.
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The Mithila attitude
Traditionally, the caste system has functioned differently in the Nepali Tarai.
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Bāhunvāda: Myth or Reality?
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