belief your culture is superior to others
a land holding system giving loyalty and service in return
mandate of heaven
belief the heavens supported or denied the right to rule
civil service exam
a test given to determine if a person qualified for a government job
philosophy stressing punishment and strict control
philosophy based on nature and limited government
based on order, rule by example, filial piety
respect for your elders in Confucianism
only dynasty to use Legalism to rule
one's duty in Hinduism
one's actions in Hinduism
social groups based on birth in Hinduism
the belief in many gods
Four Noble Truths
Buddhist statement that desire caused suffering
Buddhists follow this to eliminate desire
ending the cycle of reincarnation
belief the soul is reborn when a person dies
Vedas and Bhagavad-Gita
Hindu sacred texts
founder of Buddhism
Mauryan emperor who issued the edicts
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