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Re: Sadhu

In article <2qc2tn$aer@ucunix.san.uc.edu> Sean Sullivan <soke1@delphi.com>  
> Hello,I am looking for ant information on a group in the Hindu faith
> called the Sahus I know close to nothing about them or Hinduism so any
> information would be warmly recieved.
> Thank You.

Sadhus are not one group. Sadhu is the popular word for a monk, more  
properly called sannyasis. For good write-ups on this, read the  
Encyclopedia Brittanica, under the articles Monasticism, sannyasin,  
Hinduism, dasanami sannyasin etc. 

S. Vidyasankar

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