Dvij द्विज

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  • 2 syllables and 4 letters
  • pronounced as dvij
  • Hindi (Sanskrit) द्विज

Dvij name meaning

Literal meaning of Dvij:

Means "Born twice, bird, Brahmana" in Sanskrit.

More about Dvij

  • Dvija is one of the members of the first three varnas in Hindu Dharma. Brahmins, Kshatriyas and Vaishyas are included in Dvija, although in many Shastras, Dvija usually refers to Brahmin.
  • This concept says that a member of the Dvija (twice-born) castes (Brahmin, Kshatriya, and Vaishya) are to undergo four periods of life: first, as a student Brahmacharya, then, as a householder Grihastha, then, he shall live in retirement Vanaprastha and finally, as an ascetic Sanyasi.

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