In Hinduism ,the divine law that requires people to perform the duties of their caste
In Hinduism, the good or bad energy a person builds up based on whether he/she lived a good or bad life
a social group that a person is born into and cannot change
a story from the Mahabharata that tells of difficult dharma's and how people fulfill them. Main character interacts with a god, and has to kill his own family to complete his dharma.
a story from the Mahabharata that tells how a man is exiled then returns a hero.
Eight fold path
a path followed to fulfill enlightenment
main character of the bhagavad-gita who has to fight against his family members. His chariot driver is a god.
the empire's greatest ruler. He started off very cruel, but soon promoted Buddhism and peace
an epic poem that contains over 100,000 verses. Has story's with in a story.
in Buddhism, a state of eternal peace
the first Buddha. He created the 4 noble truths and found enlightenment.
The form a god takes in Earth
Golden age of India, the final indian empire
Spreads Buddhism and promotes peace. Was ruled by King Asoka.
first non-Indian people to settle in india
large land mass that is part of a continent, but geographically isolated
rebirth of the soul or spirit in different bodies.