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a large region separated by water from other land areas

monsoon season

the rainy season

subsistence farming

a type of farming in which people grow food just for their family's use


a priest or teacher; the highest position in Aryan society


a serf; the lowest position in Aryan society


the process in which a person goes from one life to the next life


a lifelong social group into which a person is born


a way of clearing the mind


a state of pure goodness

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