Global Studies 1-30-12

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the highest mountains in northern india

himalaya

ganges,indus

what are the two primary rivers located in ancient india?

seasonal winds that are like hurricanes

monsoons

around 3000bc along the indus river the two ancient cities

harrapa, monenjo daro

grid system ,mud brick, wastewater

cities were?

patriarchal

harappan economy was based on

priestly caste

brahmans caste?

kshatriyas

warrior caste

vaisyas

commoners

sudras

peasants

untouchables

worst jobs

indian teacher is

guru

release from rebirth

moksha

rebirth

reincarnation

sum of all your actions

karma

your duty in life

dharma

meditation

yoga

ultimate unchanging reality

brahman

priest

brahmin

creator god

brahma

classification system

caste system

invaded india ,nomads farmers

aryans

sacred text

vedas

sacred symbol of hinduism

wheel of life

destroyer

shiva

people who do not eat meat

vegetarians

language of the aryans and ancient india

sanskrit

river near mohenjo-daro

indus river

an aryan prince

rajas

suttee

wife throws herself on husbands funeral pyre

chandragupta maurya

founder of mauryan dynasty

founded gupta dynasty

chandra gupta

endless cycle of life death and rebirh

samsara

mahabharta

over 100 thousand verses

ramayana

life story of rama and sita

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