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The Region and the Villages
The Nepali Castes
The Caste Structure
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Agrarian categories Agrarian Hierarchies agricultural labourers altitude areas Bahuns Bhujel Bhutan Bhutias biha Biharis Bista Brahmins Buddhists caste hierarchy caste members caste relations caste status caste system caste-class Caste/Community Census cent Chart Chhetri clans commensal commensal relations crops cultivation Damai Darjeeling-Sikkim Himalayas Delhi district economic endogamy factors Fieldwork five villages forest Gurung high caste group High Middle Low highest hill Himalayas Hindus income indebtedness India intercaste marriage Jaisi jat danda Jogi Kalimpong Kami Kiratas kudd landless landowners large number Lepchas Limbus loans low caste group lower castes malik Mangars Marwaris middle caste group migrated Nepali caste Nepali society Newars North position Rangbull regard region relationship between caste Reshi ritual status Sarki settled sharecroppers Sherpa Siliguri social Source spatial mobility Subba Sunuwar Table Takuthang and Chuchen Tamang Tanek Tanek and Purbong tea gardens Thakuri tion tribes untouchable castes Upadhyaya Bahun upper castes variation West Bengal Yakha Yolmu