Brahmin is the class of educators, law makers, scholars and preachers of Dharma Dharma The term , is an Indian Indian philosophy and Indian religions term, that means one's righteous duty or any virtuous path in the common sense of the term.... in Hinduism 'Hinduism' is the predominant religion of the Indian subcontinent. Hinduism is often referred to as , a Sanskrit phrase meaning "the eternal dharma", by its practitioners..... It is said to occupy the highest position among the four varnas of Hinduism. The English word brahmin is an anglicised form of the Sanskrit word a (Brahman Brahman is a concept of Hinduism. Brahman is the unchanging, infinite, Immanence, and transcendence reality which is the Divine Ground of all matter, energy, time, space, being, and everything beyond in this Universe.... also refers to a sanskrit word Brahma- meaning 'knowledge', Brahman (noun form) who possesses the 'knowledge.' Brahmins are also called Vipra "learned", or Dvija "twice-born". Historically, the rulers acted in close relationship with Brahmins, and relied on them as their advisors.