- one of a class of prose pieces dealing with Vedic rituals and sacrifices.
Origin of Brahmana
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Woe to him who strikes a Brahmana, more woe to him who flies at his aggressor!
No one should attack a Brahmana, but no Brahmana (if attacked) should let himself fly at his aggressor!
Him I call indeed a Brahmana who has no interests, and when he has understood (the truth), does not say How, how?
I do not call a man a Brahmana because of his origin or of his mother.
In another passage this Brahmana gives quite a different account.An Introduction to Mythology
- Hinduism any of a number of sacred treatises added to each of the Vedas