Varna and Jati have played an important role in the social and political structure of India since ancient times.
Today, there are more than three thousand castes and sub-castes in India, and castes are related to Varna.
In India, Varna and Jati have been interrelated; from Vedic texts to Upanishads and other ancient texts, evidence of the varna system is found.
In the Vedic texts, it is written that it was based on labor and occupation.
Common occupation and social relations determine caste.
Varna divides society into four varnas: