Caste, Identities and Spirituality

Acharya Prashant
4 min readJan 13, 2023

The following is an excerpt from a samvaad (dialogue) session with Acharya Prashant.

Acharya Prashant (AP): Man loves identities. Castes are just another identity. If you take away castes, man will just stick to some other identity.

Listener 1 (L1): Man just wants to belong.

AP: We want to have some name to address ourselves with, so it doesn’t matter…