[Advaita-l] ***UNCHECKED*** Correlation between guNa and varNa
Raghav Kumar Dwivedula
raghavkumar00 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 11 23:43:59 EST 2017
I have heard it said that the 3 guNas and 4 varNas are correlated in this
A brAhmaNa has sattva guNa predominant and rajas in the second place in
his (brAhmaNa's) personality.
A kshatriya has rajas in predominance and sattva in second position
A vaishya has rajas in predominance and tamas in the second place.
A shudra has tamas in first place and rajas in second place.
Does anyone know of any traditional reference which talks of the above or a
similar correlation between guNas and varNas?
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