Everybody has their duties in life. This train is overcrowded. Who should be removed, in what order ? . Beggars & “dirty” jobs (toilet cleaners, washing the dead for burial). Rulers & fighters (government, army, police). Skilled workers (craftsmen/ farmers/ business men).
Skilled workers (craftsmen/ farmers/ business men)
Write out the castes and give an example of each one.
Copy and complete the Hindu creation story
HINDU CREATION STORY
A hindu god called Purusha was cut upto form the caste system.
from his arms came the ....
From his thighs came the ....
From his feet came the ....
The Caste System
Return to your original group and in turns share your findings to complete the mapping sheet about the Hindu caste system.
Fix this sheet into your
Book. You have 10 mins
What do you know about each of these castes?
Do you think this system is a good way of organising society ?