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Vocabulary from the unit on ancient India

subcontinent

a large landmass that juts out from a continent

monsoon

a strong wind that blows across East Asia at certain times of the year

citadel

a fortress in a city

migrate

to move from one place to settle in another area

caste

(Hinduism) a hereditary social class among Hindus

avatar

a representation of a Hindu god or goddess in human or animal form

reincarnation

the rebirth of the soul in the body of another living being

dharma

the religious and moral duties of Hindus

ahimsa

the Hindu idea of nonviolence

brahman

a single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everything

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