Following are the 7 Characteristics of Caste in India according to G S Ghurye:
- Living in an inaccessible place away from the civilized world
- Being of one of the three ethnic stocks: negroid, australoid, or mongoloid.
- They speak in their own traditional dialect.
- The religion of the Animists.
- Simple profession.
- You may be nude or semi-naked.
- Carnivorous to a great extent.