The Amid Sutra
The Buddhist text that describes nirvana or the place in the west
The Dead Sea Scrolls
The jewish biblical text that dates back to 200BCE
The Gospel of St.Paul
The word that came out of gods mouth to this person who helped spread christianity
Great Wall of China
was used as a trading post for goods and religion
-very economical prosperous dynasty
-started the silk road.
A religion that didn't see a high-power or god, but it focused on people morals and actions
-Self-Examination is necessary
-Meditation is cleaning of the mind where you sit and ponder your thoughts
-Adaptation to the social circumstances of Anera
-Belive there is a path to take
-Worshipped nature (fire, rivers, trees)
The Silk Road
extending 4k miles
center of trade and religion
Founder of Taoism religion, referred to as master/teacher
Was a series of 3 wars fought between the expanding Roman Empire and Carthage
Survived several empire collapses, gave advice to leaders.
the rights given to free-born citizens in this empire, men had all rights, women and freed slaves had some rights.
Believes jesus is the son of god, and that god transformed into a human.
Came into power after his uncle Julius Caesar died.
The Time of peace, where agriculture, commerce and industry flourished in east asia
The time of peace in Rome, had minimal expansion
first culture in mesoamerica (mexico) to play a ball sport
Classic Greece, there culture helped shape the roman empire.
the spread of the greek empire from rome towards india.
led by alexander the great
had its own personality, goals, laws and customs and sometimes language.
A town square
settlement on a highground, usually have the city built around this
a system used to separate people in a community
a prince who went on a spiritual mission to find true meaning of life.
The war between 2 greek city states, athens and sparta
one of the founders of western philosophy, his teachings were written down by his students
teacher to socrates, helped shaped western philosophy, wrote down socrates works
student of plato, teacher to alexander the great, believed nature was the secret to life
Alexander the Great
leader of greek empire, who used novel tactics to take over the persian empire and helped spread greek culture to the rest of his empire
Philip of Macedonia
father of alexander the great
Spread of culture, markets, lifestyle, capital, technology into other cultures and empires.
death for refusing to renounce, or accept, a belief or cause, usually religious.
Council of Nicaea
Church meeting with constantine that made the Christian creed into a formula, that expressed philosophical and technical elements
one of the barbarian migrant groups in the 4th century roman empire.
a set of laws that were made by this roman empire
scorned rigid rituals and social hierarchies
language spoken by southeastern Nigeria in the 1000CE
Civilization that rule over a large part of mesoamerica and had rituals centers as the center of their kingdom