a member of a people speaking an Indo-European language who invaded northern India in the 2nd millennium BC
Indian city that is home to many high-tech industries.
One of the sacred writings of Hinduism
founder of Buddhism
the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtained through right conduct and wisdom and meditation releases one from desire and suffering and rebirth
(Hinduism) a hereditary social class among Hindus
small-scale industry that can be carried on at home by family members using their own equipment
a large family of languages spoken in south and central India and Sri Lanka, speakers of a language group found in India since earliest times; mostly spoken in South India today
the most flourishing period in the history of a nation, literature, etc.
an increase in food production
the common religion of India, based upon the religion of the original Aryan settlers as expounded and evolved in the Vedas, the Upanishads, the Bhagavad-Gita, etc.,
the belief of what comes around goes around; Hinduism/Buddhism
a former princely state in SW Asia, adjacent to India, Pakistan, Sinkiang, and Tibet
a law or a body of laws enacted.
1869-1948, Hindu religious leader, nationalist, and social reformer.
a sole and absolute ruler of a state or nation.
freedom from the endless cycle of personal reincarnations
Refusal to obey a law considered unjust; civil disobedience.
the legislature of certain British colonies
of government in parliamentary systems
rebirth of the soul in a new body.
Indo-European, Indic language, in use since c1200 BC
a white marble mausoleum built at Agra, India
the entire body of Hindu sacred writings