Bahun

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Bahun
Regions with significant populations
Nepal, India, Bhutan
Languages
Nepali language
Religion
Hinduism

Bahun (बाहुन) is a local term for the traditional Vedic Brahmins of Nepali Bhasi ethnic group in Nepal, India and Bhutan. Vedic Brahmins are traditionally priests, educators and scholars. By tradition and, until 1962, civil law, they represent the highest of the four Hindu varna, or castes.

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