Analyse how have people in a society been depicted in the Rig veda ?

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  • In Rigveda A joint family was the smallest social unit.It was headed by the senior most male member.
  • Women help a position of respect in the society.They could attend assemblies and offer prayers.
  • The society was divided on the basis of Varna(Skin colour).The fair skinned Aryans considered the dark skinned Dasas inferior.
  • Among the Aryans ,the four section of society from the highest to the lowest were brahmana,Kshatriya,Vaishya and Shudra.
  • The priest who looked after religious matters and recited prayers were Brahmans.'
  • The king and the warrior who protected the tribe from harm were Kshatriyas.
  • The vaishyas were mainly farmers and craftsmen.
  • Those who worked for others were Shudras.
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