Brahmanist

Religion of ancient India based in Vedism. It is characterized by a strong veneration for the priestly class, the Brahmans, devotional worship (bhakti), and the popularity and prominence of the individual deities, Siva and Vishnu.

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Religion of ancient India based in the more ancient Vedism. It is characterized by a strong veneration for the priestly class, the Brahmans, devotional worship (bhakti), and the popularity and prominence of the individual deities, Siva and Vishnu.

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  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300156270. The J. Paul Getty Trust.