a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
a landform at the mouth of a river created by sediment deposits.
seasonal winds that bring either moist or dry air to an area.
a territory inhabited and controlled by people from a foreign land.
the dominant religion of India. They believe that their ultimate goal is to reuntie their souls with the spirit of Brahman.
a religion based on teh teachings of Siddhartha Gautama - The Buddha. They believethat people can rise above their desire for material goods and reach nirvana.
the increase in the percentage of people who live in cities.
a program that encouraged farmers to adopt modern agricultural methods, helped farmers produce more food.
an ethnic group from the nountains of Nepal.
divided Indian society into groups based on a person's birth or occupation.
The highest peak in teh Indian Subcontinent and the world.