Hinduism

Jati (Caste)

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Definition: Jati (Caste)
Caste. The Indian caste system determines social status based on birth and lineage, and is generally not alterable. Its importance has declined somewhat in urban areas, but is still important in marriage.
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Title Jati (Caste)
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Last UpdatedJanuary 28, 2021
URL religionfacts.com/jati
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MLA Citation “Jati (Caste).” ReligionFacts.com. 28 Jan. 2021. Web. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021. <religionfacts.com/jati>