Jaldhar H. Vyas jaldhar at BRAINCELLS.COM
Tue Feb 11 23:15:33 CST 1997

On Mon, 10 Feb 1997, Vidyasankar Sundaresan wrote:

> Re: Gayatri mantra, please note that it is meant not only for brAhmaNas
> but for all dvijas, i.e anyone who has undergone the yajnopavIta ceremony.

But for all practical purposes the kshatriyas and vaishyas have stopped
this practice generations ago so it is only the Brahmans who do it now.

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