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varṇāśramdharma (caturvarṇāśramadharma (‘ The Duty of the Four Classes and Stages of Life’) (‘ The Duty of Class and Stage of Life’) 

A Dictionary of Hinduism

W. J. Johnson

An inclusive term for the principles which, according to Brahmanical dharma texts (Dharmasūtras and Dharmaśātra) should inform the entire life of each member of society, i.e. conformity to the role incumbent upon them by birth into a specific ... ...

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