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Synonyms for brahman

a member of a social and cultural elite (especially a descendant of an old New England family)

a member of the highest of the four Hindu varnas

the highest of the four varnas: the priestly or sacerdotal category


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any of several breeds of Indian cattle

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Situated about eight kilometres from Palwal town,Teekri Brahman village witnessed violence on Sunday after minority community youths allegedly molested a teenage girl of the majority community.
Eliot Deutsch commented: "This divine status of Brahman is not to be construed, however, in this context, as a personal deity who responds to prayer, bestows grace, or enters into history; rather, .
Brahman cows with calves sold for excellent prices.
On arrival at the abattoir the three breeds of cattle; Bonsmara, Brahman and Beefmaster were identified according records from the farmers.
I know many such people who have been left behind and such people should also get the reservation benefit along with others as otherwise their talent and abilities will remain unutilised", he said, while addressing a function of the Brahman Sabha here today.
Om refers to the unity of the Brahman, the opposite of ignorance (avidya), a means of attaining barmanhood, the state of sat-chit-Amanda (truth-consciousness-bliss"), defying "all defects and imperfections.
Spirit This is where we realize that all things are expressions of the One Thing; that each "I" is a perspective of the only I: Brahman, Tao, YHVH, Allah, God, Spirit, Reality, etc.
The purpose was to create beef animals that combined beef-production qualities of British breeds with the heat tolerance and insect resistance of Brahman (Bos indicus) cattle so these hybrid animals could thrive and be more productive in our southern climates.
Of course, when the Brahman is persuaded to let the tiger out (against his better judgment), the tiger immediately threatens to eat him, denying the truthful significance of his promise of gratitude.
Around the same time tools were stolen from a Fiat van in Brahman Avenue.
caninum in utero y post partum en 56 vacas de raza Brahman y Brangus serologicamente positivas, asi como en sus crias ai nacimiento y prospectivamente hasta el ano de edad, mediante las pruebas de enzimoinmunoensayo indirecto (ELISAi), cuyos resultados se expresaron en porcentaje de positividad (PP), e inmunofluorescencia indirecta.
Rituals are the medium linking individual souls to the Brahman.
She and Ethan froze, staring wide-eyed at the Brahman cow.
I am about to meet monk Suddha Brahman, preaching, for most Lithuanians, the most unlikely religious views - the Universal Religion, a modern branch of Hinduism.
Virgin Islands, March8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Brahman Industries, LLC, developer of an innovative tsunamiand flood shelter system that promises to revolutionize how governments and communities address these natural threats, announces collaboration with Martinez Marine Design, Inc and Creative Systems, Inc.