The traditional Hindu caste of teachers, scholars, and religious leaders.
Brahmin Term Timeline in A House for Mr Biswas
The timeline below shows where the term Brahmin appears in A House for Mr Biswas. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Part 1, Chapter 2: Before the Tulsis
Part 2, Chapter 4: Among the Readers and Learners
...quarreled silently with Govind over parking space; Basdai started mediating the family’s arguments. Despite his brahmanic ways, “W.C. Tuttle was all for modernity,” filling his house with elegant furniture that inevitably... (full context)