Life in the Indian Caste System
By: Alexandria Summers, Nick Saginario, Josh Seech
Brief Introduction of the Caste System
Kings and Warriors, kings were required to have an understanding of weapons to become King. Both the king and warriors were required to study. Most of the Kshatriya warriors were authorized to take up a craft. The lower classes would like to be this class due to having a better education than most of the other classes.
Vaiskas (merchants, commoners)
Landowners, traders, and moneylenders. The traders of the Vaishya were credited for the spreading of their religion. The lower classes would like to be this class for the money they had. They also had a better knowledge in business and trade.