Brahmanism

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the religious and social system of orthodox Hinduism

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the religious beliefs of ancient India as prescribed in the sacred Vedas and Brahmanas and Upanishads

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Thus, Raja Rao's valorization of Brahminical culture in The Serpent and the Rope has remained unproblematic for critics who have seen the work as an assertion of "Indian" culture and "Indian" identity.