The caste system, or the Varna Vyavastha, is a function of human society and does not always apply to non-human beings.
It might help to understand that there are classes of Hindu gods. 297 more words
There is a Christian bias in most writing done by Christians about non-Christian religions. This applies even when seemingly secular scholars analyse religions like Hinduism, presumably because the Christian bias is still somehow a part of their mental make-up. 395 more words
I don’t think so.
But let me tell you who does demand worship. Demons do. Asuras and world-conquering rakshasa kings.
Hiranyakashyapu was one such character. He descended upon the people he ruled with strict bans. 152 more words