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105 terms
early civilizations of china and india
caste
atman
moksha
reincarnation
social group
essential self
union with brahman
rebirth of soul in another bodily form
caste
social group
atman
essential self
28 terms
India's early civilization
Indus Valley
What was the Indus Valley like?
New people arrived in India
nomads
An ancient civilization that flourished in the Indus and Ghag…
Hundreds of well built towns. Cities were designed to be clea…
about 4,000 years ago, a nomadic people left Central Asia. so…
people who had no settled homes.
Indus Valley
An ancient civilization that flourished in the Indus and Ghag…
What was the Indus Valley like?
Hundreds of well built towns. Cities were designed to be clea…
8 terms
Ancient India, Early Civilizations
subcontinent
monsoon
language family
raja
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
seasonal winds, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern A…
a group of similar languages
an Indian prince
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
monsoon
seasonal winds, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern A…
20 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Brahmanism
Gurus
Brahman
Reincarnation
A relidiom based on priests and rituals, particularly sacrifi…
Thinkers and teachers
A spiritual force
Rebirth of a soul in a new body
Brahmanism
A relidiom based on priests and rituals, particularly sacrifi…
Gurus
Thinkers and teachers
Early Civilizations of India
Harappan Civilization
Himalayas
Khyber Pass
Ganges River
3300 BCE- 2400 BCE
mountains made it difficult for immigrants and invaders to en…
one of the few paths that permitted people to cross the mount…
river flows southeast
Harappan Civilization
3300 BCE- 2400 BCE
Himalayas
mountains made it difficult for immigrants and invaders to en…
50 terms
Early Civilizations Of India
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
granary
a large area of land isolated from the rest of a continent by…
a seasonal wind
a fort-like structure
a place for storing grain
subcontinent
a large area of land isolated from the rest of a continent by…
monsoon
a seasonal wind
40 terms
Civilization of early India
Subcontinent
River system
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that sets apart from the rest of the contine…
Main river in all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Seasonal wind that brings rain into the Indian subcontinent d…
Special building to hold grain.
Subcontinent
A large landmass that sets apart from the rest of the contine…
River system
Main river in all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
39 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River System
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Seasonal wind that brings rain or dry wind to the Indian subc…
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River System
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
50 terms
Early Civilizations Of India
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
granary
a large area of land isolated from the rest of a continent by…
a seasonal wind
a fort-like structure
a place for storing grain
subcontinent
a large area of land isolated from the rest of a continent by…
monsoon
a seasonal wind
20 terms
India's Early Civilizations
subcontinent
Himalaya
Ganges River
Indus River
a large mass of land; part of a continent but separate becaus…
the mountain range that separates India from the rest of Asia…
a river that goes to the Indian Ocean and, if controlled, can…
a river that flows to Arabian Sea and, if controlled, can be…
subcontinent
a large mass of land; part of a continent but separate becaus…
Himalaya
the mountain range that separates India from the rest of Asia…
26 terms
Chapter 6 Civilizations of Early India
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a large landmass set apart from the continent
a system that includes a main river and all of the other rive…
seasonal winds that bring much needed rains to India
a special building used to hold grain such as wheat or barley
subcontinent
a large landmass set apart from the continent
river system
a system that includes a main river and all of the other rive…
26 terms
Chapter 6 - Civilizations of Early India
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams drain in…
seasonal winds
special building used to hold grain
subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
river system
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams drain in…
26 terms
Chapter 6 Civilizations of Early India
ahimsa
Brahman
Brahmanism
Brahmin
avoiding doing harm to any living thing
in Hinduism, the supreme cosmic consciousness, spiritual forc…
religion of Vedic India, based on priests and rituals particu…
member of the highest Indian caste grouping made up of priests
ahimsa
avoiding doing harm to any living thing
Brahman
in Hinduism, the supreme cosmic consciousness, spiritual forc…
27 terms
Early Civilizations of Africa and India
What concept is illustrated by the spr…
Which geographic feature covers the la…
What are the 2 major texts that have i…
Which rigid social system has influenc…
Cultural Diffusion
Savanna
Vedas & Upanishades
caste system
What concept is illustrated by the spr…
Cultural Diffusion
Which geographic feature covers the la…
Savanna
25 terms
Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
what were India's most famous mountain…
what kind of culture did India have?
what three zones did India have?
where is the Gangetic plain?
Hindu Kush & the Himalayas
a very Distinct culture
-gangetic plain... -dry Deccan plain... -coastal plains
south of the himalayas
what were India's most famous mountain…
Hindu Kush & the Himalayas
what kind of culture did India have?
a very Distinct culture
38 terms
Early civilizations in India and china
subcontinent
snow covered mountains in the north
plateau
monsoon
a large landmass that juts out from a continent.
hindu kush... hmalayas
raised areas of level land
a seasonal wind
subcontinent
a large landmass that juts out from a continent.
snow covered mountains in the north
hindu kush... hmalayas
9 terms
early india civilizations
harappan
indo-aryan
sanskrit
chandragupta
what was the earliest indian civilization that developed in t…
what civilization probably developed the early beliefs of hin…
what language did this civilization use that became the sacre…
who was the first emperor of the mauryan empire?
harappan
what was the earliest indian civilization that developed in t…
indo-aryan
what civilization probably developed the early beliefs of hin…
20 terms
Early Civilization of India
Subcontinent
Plateau
Monsoon
Harappa/Mohenjo-Daro
A big Peninsula extending into an ocean
A raised area of level land
Seasonal winds that regularly blow from a certain direction f…
Ancient Indian cities that were thought to be the capital of…
Subcontinent
A big Peninsula extending into an ocean
Plateau
A raised area of level land
27 terms
Ch.6 Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River Systems
Monsoons
Granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
a seasonal prevailing wind in the region of South and Southea…
special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River Systems
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
49 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Himalayas
Along the Indus River
The Summer Monsoon
Granaries
Which physical feature separates the subcontinent of India fr…
Where did the first civilization of India arise?
What did early farming village in India depend on?
Where did the people of this civilization store their surplus…
Himalayas
Which physical feature separates the subcontinent of India fr…
Along the Indus River
Where did the first civilization of India arise?
15 terms
Early Civilizations in India and China
Caste
clan
feudalism
ideograph
social group into which people are born and from which they c…
a group of families who claim a common ancestor
system of government in which local lords goverened their own…
sign that expresses a thought or idea
Caste
social group into which people are born and from which they c…
clan
a group of families who claim a common ancestor
15 terms
Early Civilizations of India
Arabian Sea
monsoons
Mohenjo Daro
intermediaries
Sea located west of India.
Seasonal winds.
A city of the ancient Harappan civilization, located in the I…
Priests who connect the population with gods.
Arabian Sea
Sea located west of India.
monsoons
Seasonal winds.
26 terms
Civilizations of Early India
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
seasonal wind that brings into the Indian subcontinent during…
a special building used to hold grain
subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
river system
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
11 terms
Chapter 6: The Early Civilizations of India
subcontinent
natural barrier
river system
monsoon
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
geographic features that make travel and communication diffic…
consists of a main river and all of its branches
a seasonal wind pattern
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
natural barrier
geographic features that make travel and communication diffic…
25 terms
Early Civilizations of India
Indus Valley Civilization
Subcontinent
South Asia
Monsoon
A civilization that developed near banks of the Indus River I…
A large landmass that is set apart
...
...
Indus Valley Civilization
A civilization that developed near banks of the Indus River I…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart
35 terms
Civilizations of Early India
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
seasonal wind that brings into the Indian subcontinent during…
a special building used to hold grain
subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
river system
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
32 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River system
Monsoons
Granary
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
Help shape life in this region.
special building used to hold grain.
Subcontinent
a large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River system
a main river and all of the other rivers and streams that dra…
18 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River Systems
Monsoons
Citadel
Large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the continent
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
Seasonal winds
Fortified area
Subcontinent
Large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the continent
River Systems
Main river and all of the other rivers and streams that drain…
34 terms
Early Civilizations of India
What was the Hindu core of beliefs?
When did the Vedic Age occur?
What did India depend on?
What kind of writing was used?
hymns, poems, religious prayers, magical spells, lists of the…
1500 BCE - 500 BCE
their cattle because they were pastoral
Sanskrit
What was the Hindu core of beliefs?
hymns, poems, religious prayers, magical spells, lists of the…
When did the Vedic Age occur?
1500 BCE - 500 BCE
12 terms
Civilizations of Early India
This determines whether a person is re…
Sacred Hymns
Aryans measured their wealth in this
Considered the supreme spiritual force
karma
vedas
cattle
brahman
This determines whether a person is re…
karma
Sacred Hymns
vedas
11 terms
Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
subcontinent
plateau
monsoons
Harappa
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
A raised area of level land
Seasonal winds that regularly blow from a certain direction f…
Largest ancient city in the Indus civilization, located in pr…
subcontinent
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
plateau
A raised area of level land
357 terms
Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
Indus
3rd century Greeks and rise of Maurya…
unearthed bricks, small clay seals, fi…
4500 years
in the plains of _______ the discovery of a forgotten civiliz…
present knowledge in history brings us to:
1900s archaeologists find in Indus River valley of Pakistan
civilization of Indus river valley flourished ____ and is unk…
Indus
in the plains of _______ the discovery of a forgotten civiliz…
3rd century Greeks and rise of Maurya…
present knowledge in history brings us to:
Early Civilizations of India
An essential self, kind of like a form…
To achieve union with the Brahmin. The…
Union with the universe and release fr…
Sub groups consisting of the Theravada…
Atman
Moksha
Nirvana
Sect
An essential self, kind of like a form…
Atman
To achieve union with the Brahmin. The…
Moksha
22 terms
Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
Subcontinent
Plateau
Monsoons
Harappa
A large landmass that sticks out from a continent. The Indian…
A raised area of level lan. The Deccan plateau sticks out int…
Seasonal winds that regularly blow from a certain direction f…
A large ancient city of the indus civilization, located in pr…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that sticks out from a continent. The Indian…
Plateau
A raised area of level lan. The Deccan plateau sticks out int…
102 terms
Early Civilization in India and China
Chapter 3 Section 1
Geography of the the Indian Subcontinent
Indian Subcontinent
Hindu Kush
Cities of the Indus Valley
- The Indus Valley- located in South Asia ... - Subcontinent- A…
--another name for South Asia... The mass of land including Indi…
Also known in Ancient Greek as the Caucasus Indicus or Paropa…
Chapter 3 Section 1
Cities of the Indus Valley
Geography of the the Indian Subcontinent
- The Indus Valley- located in South Asia ... - Subcontinent- A…
84 terms
Early Civilizations of India & Pakistan
subcontinent
plateau
monsoons
Harappa + Mohenjo-Daro
a large landmass that juts out from a continent
raised area of level land
seasonal winds that regularly blow from a certain direction f…
Indus cities of civ., possible twin capitals, ruled one after…
subcontinent
a large landmass that juts out from a continent
plateau
raised area of level land
43 terms
Civilizations of Early India
Subcontinent
River system
Monsoon
Granary
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
A main river and all the other rivers and streams that flow i…
Seasonal wind that brings rain
Special building used to hold grain
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is set apart from the rest of the conti…
River system
A main river and all the other rivers and streams that flow i…
Early India civilizations
Oldest civilization in India
Indus Valley
The Aryans
The Aryans
Indus Valley
Protected by the Hindu and Himalaya Mountains
Noble ones were light skinned people from the Caucasus mounta…
Rolled by Rajas the princess
Oldest civilization in India
Indus Valley
Indus Valley
Protected by the Hindu and Himalaya Mountains
70 terms
Early Civilizations of Ancient India
India had Independent states like..
India always had independent states th…
Harrapa and Mohenjo Daro traded with...
The first to cultivate cotton were...
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia and Egypt
The Harrapans
India had Independent states like..
Mesopotamia
India always had independent states th…
Mesopotamia
40 terms
Early Civilizations in India
Indus Valley
Subcontinent
The Indian Subcontinents
Hindu Kush, Karakorum, and the Himalayas
Located in the region of South Asia or the subcontinent of In…
A large landmass that juts out from a continent.
India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh (Sri Lanka and the mountain r…
These limited contacts with other lands and helped India deve…
Indus Valley
Located in the region of South Asia or the subcontinent of In…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that juts out from a continent.
Ancient India Early Civilizations
subcontinent
monsoon
emerge
language family
a large large landmass that is smaller than a continent.
seasonal wind,especially in the Indian ocean and southern Asia.
to come into being or become known, to appear
a group of similar languages
subcontinent
a large large landmass that is smaller than a continent.
monsoon
seasonal wind,especially in the Indian ocean and southern Asia.
36 terms
Early civilizations and India
Ahimsa
Akbar the Great
Harrapa and Mohenjo Dara
The Middle Way
Non violence
Emperor of India
Dense, multi story homes constructed out of uniformly home br…
Path of balance
Ahimsa
Non violence
Akbar the Great
Emperor of India
early india civilizations
harappan
indo-aryan
sanskrit
chandragupta
what was the earliest indian civilization that developed in t…
what civilization probably developed the early beliefs of hin…
what language did this civilization use that became the sacre…
who was the first emperor of the mauryan empire?
harappan
what was the earliest indian civilization that developed in t…
indo-aryan
what civilization probably developed the early beliefs of hin…
21 terms
Early Civilizations of India Test
Major rivers in India
Nations of Indian Subcontinent
3 Regions of India
Monsoon
Indus, Brahmaputra, Ganges
India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka
Northern Plains, Coastal Plains, Peccan Plateau
A seasonal wind (sometimes rain)
Major rivers in India
Indus, Brahmaputra, Ganges
Nations of Indian Subcontinent
India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka
13 terms
Ancient India- Early Civilizations
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Reside
Migrate
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
To be present continuously or have a home in a particular pla…
To move from one place to another.
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Monsoon
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
34 terms
India (Early River Civilizations)
Hinduism
Caste system
Reincarnation
Karma
Recognize a single deity, and view other Gods and Goddesses a…
defined key roles in society into assigned groups of people
Religious concept that the soul or spirit, after biological d…
Refers to intentional (usually moral) actions that affect one…
Hinduism
Recognize a single deity, and view other Gods and Goddesses a…
Caste system
defined key roles in society into assigned groups of people
12 terms
early civilizations of india and pakistan
subcontinent
plateau
monsoon
Harappa
large landmass that juts out from a continent
raised area of level land
seasonal wind that regularly blows from a certain direction f…
large ancient city of the Indus civilization, located in the…
subcontinent
large landmass that juts out from a continent
plateau
raised area of level land
12 terms
Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
Subcontinent
Plateau
Monsoons
Harappa
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
A raised area of level land
Seasonal winds that regularly blow from a certain direction f…
A large ancient city of the Indus civilization, located in pr…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that juts out from a continent
Plateau
A raised area of level land
20 terms
India: Climate and Early Civilization
Subcontinent
Monsoons
Hot/wet
Hot/dry
A large land mass that is smaller than a continent
Seasonal winds that cause wet and dry seasons
India's climate during the summer monsoons
India's climate during the winter monsoons
Subcontinent
A large land mass that is smaller than a continent
Monsoons
Seasonal winds that cause wet and dry seasons
8 terms
Early Civilizations of India and Pakistan
India and its three regions (character…
Monsoon
Indus Cities (gov.)
Indra
1) Fertile Gangetic Plain... 2) Dry Deccan Plateau... 3) Coastal Pl…
Heavy rains that blow Northeast in the Winter and Southwest i…
STRONG GOVERNMENT
God of war and his weapon was a thunder bolt which he used to…
India and its three regions (character…
1) Fertile Gangetic Plain... 2) Dry Deccan Plateau... 3) Coastal Pl…
Monsoon
Heavy rains that blow Northeast in the Winter and Southwest i…
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