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Ancient History Final: Hinduism
Reincarnation=
Caste=
Brahmins=
Ksatriyas=
Being reborn on Earth
Religious social class
priests
nobles
Reincarnation=
Being reborn on Earth
Caste=
Religious social class
30 terms
Ancient History/Hinduism
Aryan
Deccan
Monsoons
Raja
Nomadic, white skinned warriors; Central Asia
Plateau that dominates Central India
Seasonal winds in Indian Ocean Region
Rulers/Warlords of Aryan culture
Aryan
Nomadic, white skinned warriors; Central Asia
Deccan
Plateau that dominates Central India
10 terms
World History- Ancient India - Hinduism
caste system
caste
bhramin
kshatriya
The social stratification in India used to determine occupati…
a social group defined by family. If you are in a higher cast…
highest class (excluding gods) usually priests
second highest class- usually warriors
caste system
The social stratification in India used to determine occupati…
caste
a social group defined by family. If you are in a higher cast…
10 terms
World History - Ancient India - Hinduism
Hinduism
brahman
reincarnation
karma
a major religion that developed in ancient India
the universal spirit worshiped by Hindus
rebirth of the soul
a force that decides the form that people will be reborn into…
Hinduism
a major religion that developed in ancient India
brahman
the universal spirit worshiped by Hindus
36 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism/Buddhism
subcontinent
monsoon
subsistence farming
Mohenjo-Daro
a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of s…
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
Farming that provides only enough for the needs of a family o…
Indus Valley city laid out in a grid pattern. Had a complex i…
subcontinent
a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of s…
monsoon
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
19 terms
World History: Ancient India and Hinduism
The earliest civilization in India was…
The Indus Valley civilization had no c…
The Indian subcontinent includes only…
Nomads who migrated to India started a…
Indus River
False
False
Hinduism
The earliest civilization in India was…
Indus River
The Indus Valley civilization had no c…
False
19 terms
World History: Ancient India and Hinduism
The earliest civilization in India was…
The Indus Valley civilization had no c…
The Indian subcontinent includes only…
Nomads who migrated to India started a…
Indus River
False
False
Hinduism
The earliest civilization in India was…
Indus River
The Indus Valley civilization had no c…
False
Hinduism & Ancient India (Ch 15 History Alive, Ancient World)
Hinduism
dharma
Ramayana
Brahman
the major religion of India, with 1 billion believers
set of shared values; one's responsibilities (law, obligation…
a sacred Hindu text that tells the story of Rama against the…
supreme power that lives forever, a divine force greater than…
Hinduism
the major religion of India, with 1 billion believers
dharma
set of shared values; one's responsibilities (law, obligation…
27 terms
Hinduism & Ancient India (Ch 15 History Alive, Ancient World)
Hinduism
dharma
Ramayana
Brahman
the major religion of India, with 1 billion believers
set of shared values; one's responsibilities (law, obligation…
a sacred Hindu text that tells the story of Rama against the…
supreme power that lives forever, a divine force greater than…
Hinduism
the major religion of India, with 1 billion believers
dharma
set of shared values; one's responsibilities (law, obligation…
39 terms
History 9 Ancient India/Hinduism Vocabulary
Artha
Aryans
atman
brahma
prosperity and wealth; one of the guiding ideals of Hinduism
Indo-European steppe peoples who conquered
its final destination is to be absorbed into the "world soul"…
the creator manifestation; the "cosmic architect"
Artha
prosperity and wealth; one of the guiding ideals of Hinduism
Aryans
Indo-European steppe peoples who conquered
82 terms
Unit 6: Ancient India, Buddhism, Hinduism, Myanmar and SE Asia History
varnas
caste system
jati
Untouchables
- social group that ranked people from high to low.... - Aryans…
-social structure based on Aryan ideas... - social group defined…
-Indian word for caste... -based on beliefs about religious puri…
-Lowest level of Indian society... -outside the caste system com…
varnas
- social group that ranked people from high to low.... - Aryans…
caste system
-social structure based on Aryan ideas... - social group defined…
57 terms
World History-Hinduism, Ancient India, Buddhism
Hindus are _____________
the leader of the hindu gods is who???
All hindu gods are part of what?
The hindu gods need humans to provide…
polytheistic
Brahma
Brahma/the universal soul
sacrifices
Hindus are _____________
polytheistic
the leader of the hindu gods is who???
Brahma
31 terms
Ancient World History Ch.9 (Hinduism and Buddhism)
Which of the world religions is consid…
All aspects of the Rigveda
Origin of the caste system
All aspects of the Upanishads
Hinduism
- oldest of the 4 vedas ( most venerated and sacred )... - verse…
- the dismemberment of mythical creature... - each limb signifie…
- dharma and karma ... - uniting of one's individual soul (Atman…
Which of the world religions is consid…
Hinduism
All aspects of the Rigveda
- oldest of the 4 vedas ( most venerated and sacred )... - verse…
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Ancient Hinduism
Hymn to Indra
Hymn to Agni
Laws of Manu
Hymn to Purusa
The one who is the terrible one ... He diminished the enemy's…
May Agni, the [one who can call the gods], the one who has th…
But in order to protect this universe He, the most resplenden…
His mouth became the Brahman [caste], his arms became the Raj…
Hymn to Indra
The one who is the terrible one ... He diminished the enemy's…
Hymn to Agni
May Agni, the [one who can call the gods], the one who has th…
17 terms
Ancient Hinduism
Indus Valley civilization
The Vedas
Rigveda Samhita
Bhagavad Gita
Southern Asia. Northwest of India. Indo-European. Not a lot o…
Veda means knowledge.... Most ancient sacred scriptures of the H…
The most ancient and sacred portion of the Veda, primarily ta…
Classical Hindu text. Arjuna becomes reluctant to fight. Conv…
Indus Valley civilization
Southern Asia. Northwest of India. Indo-European. Not a lot o…
The Vedas
Veda means knowledge.... Most ancient sacred scriptures of the H…
36 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism/Buddhism
subcontinent
monsoon
subsistence farming
Mohenjo-Daro
a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of s…
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
Farming that provides only enough for the needs of a family o…
Indus Valley city laid out in a grid pattern. Had a complex i…
subcontinent
a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of s…
monsoon
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
18 terms
8th Grade World History: Ch. 6 Ancient India - Hinduism & Buddhism
Conqueror
Hinduism
Class
Caste
A person who gains control by winning a war
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
a group of people according to social rank
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
Conqueror
A person who gains control by winning a war
Hinduism
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
20 terms
Ancient India: Origins of Hinduism
caste system
Hinduism
reincarnation
karma
Divided Indian society into groups based on a person's birth,…
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and…
Belief that the individual soul is reborn in a different form…
The effects that good or bad actions have on a person's soul.
caste system
Divided Indian society into groups based on a person's birth,…
Hinduism
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and…
18 terms
8th Grade World History: Ch. 6 Ancient India - Hinduism & Buddhism
Conqueror
Hinduism
Class
Caste
A person who gains control by winning a war
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
a group of people according to social rank
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
Conqueror
A person who gains control by winning a war
Hinduism
A religion and philosophy developed in ancient India, charact…
37 terms
History 9: U2 Ancient India/Hinduism Vocab Terms
artha
Aryans
atman
Brahma
prosperity and wealth; one of the guiding ideals of Hinduism
Indo-European steppe peoples who conquered India
its final destination is to be absorbed into the "world soul"…
the Creator manifestation; the "cosmic architect"
artha
prosperity and wealth; one of the guiding ideals of Hinduism
Aryans
Indo-European steppe peoples who conquered India
22 terms
Ancient India: Origins of Hinduism
caste system
Hinduism
reincarnation
karma
Divided Indian society into groups based on a person's birth,…
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and…
Belief that the individual soul is reborn in a different form…
The effects that good or bad actions have on a person's soul.
caste system
Divided Indian society into groups based on a person's birth,…
Hinduism
A religion native to India, featuring belief in many gods and…
23 terms
Ancient Kush,Ancient India,Origins of Hinduism
ebony
ivory
merchants
exports
a hard, heavy, durable wood, most highly prized when black
(of) the hard white substance forming the tusks of an elephan…
people who buy and sell goods
Goods and Services sold to other countries
ebony
a hard, heavy, durable wood, most highly prized when black
ivory
(of) the hard white substance forming the tusks of an elephan…
24 terms
Ancient India and Hinduism
Hinduism
Dharma
Brahman
polytheism
India's first main religion... A religion native to India, featu…
one of the basic beliefs of Hinduism that stands for law, obl…
in Hinduism, the one supreme power, or divine force
in Hinduism, the many gods that represent the various qualiti…
Hinduism
India's first main religion... A religion native to India, featu…
Dharma
one of the basic beliefs of Hinduism that stands for law, obl…
35 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism/Buddhism
subcontinent
monsoon
subsistence farming
Mohenjo-Daro
a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of s…
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
Farming that provides only enough for the needs of a family o…
Indus Valley city laid out in a grid pattern. Had a complex i…
subcontinent
a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of s…
monsoon
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
24 terms
History - Hinduism
Hinduism
historical founder
missionary
single
_____is different from other religins we studied.
No _____, it developed along with Indian civilization.
No ____ component.
Not a _____tradition.
Hinduism
_____is different from other religins we studied.
historical founder
No _____, it developed along with Indian civilization.
14 terms
Ancient India: Hinduism and Buddhism
Hinduism
Karma
Siddhartha Guatama
how many weeks did Siddhartha meditate…
religion that depended on a strict social structure
the effects that good and bad actions have on the soul that d…
this man's father would have the streets cleared of any crime…
14 weeks
Hinduism
religion that depended on a strict social structure
Karma
the effects that good and bad actions have on the soul that d…
16 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism
subcontinent
Himalayas
Ganges River
Indus River
part of continent, but is isolated or separated by some kind…
highest mountains in the world
located on the northeast side of India, water comes from ocea…
river on the northwest side, with water flowing from Himalayas
subcontinent
part of continent, but is isolated or separated by some kind…
Himalayas
highest mountains in the world
55 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #11
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
30 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #6
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
25 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #5
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
8 terms
Ancient India Vocabulary-Hinduism
Brahmanism
Guru
Brahman
Reincarnation
Religion based on priests and rituals, particularly sacrifice…
Thinkers and teachers who left their homes to live in the for…
The one supreme cosmic consciousness, spiritual force, or god
Hinduism teaches that when people die, most will undergo rein…
Brahmanism
Religion based on priests and rituals, particularly sacrifice…
Guru
Thinkers and teachers who left their homes to live in the for…
23 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism/Buddhism
subcontinent
river system
monsoon
granary
a land mass that is set apart from the rest of the continent
main river and all the other rivers and streams that drain in…
seasonal wind that brings rain to the Indian subcontinent dur…
special building used to hold grain
subcontinent
a land mass that is set apart from the rest of the continent
river system
main river and all the other rivers and streams that drain in…
64 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #13
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
45 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #9
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
60 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #12
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
35 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #7
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
36 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism/Buddhism
subcontinent
monsoon
subsistence farming
Mohenjo-Daro
a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of s…
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
Farming that provides only enough for the needs of a family o…
Indus Valley city laid out in a grid pattern. Had a complex i…
subcontinent
a large and distinctive landmass that is a distinct part of s…
monsoon
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
50 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #10
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
40 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #8
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
20 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #4
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of two ancient cities f…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
10 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #2
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan Plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
Translates to "city of the dead" One of the two ancient citie…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
27 terms
Ancient India (Hinduism/Buddhism)
archaeologist
artifact
hypothesis
urbanization
scientist who examines ancient cultures through artifacts
anything made by hand, especially from the past
a suggested explanation for an event
the transition of an area from less to more populated
archaeologist
scientist who examines ancient cultures through artifacts
artifact
anything made by hand, especially from the past
15 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism #3
Indus Valley Civilization
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Deccan plateau
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
translates to "city of the dead". One of the two ancient citi…
a region of hills that extended from the Ganges Valley to the…
Indus Valley Civilization
The civilization that existed before modern-day India. Its tw…
Harappa
One of two ancient cities from the the Indus Valley Civilizat…
8 terms
Ancient India/Hinduism/Buddhism
Harappan
Hinduism
Brahman
reincarnation
a culture that started in the Indus River valley
a belief system that incorporates many gods and goddesses, bu…
the god of creation in the Hindu faith
rebirth of the soul or spirit in different bodies over time
Harappan
a culture that started in the Indus River valley
Hinduism
a belief system that incorporates many gods and goddesses, bu…
14 terms
Ancient India -- Hinduism
Aryans
Brahma
Brahman
caste
is a term meaning "noble" Conquered Indus Valley
Brahma is said to be the creator of the whole universe.
God and the Universal soul = everything
a division of society based upon differences of wealth, rank,…
Aryans
is a term meaning "noble" Conquered Indus Valley
Brahma
Brahma is said to be the creator of the whole universe.
20 terms
Honors Ancient World History: Hinduism, Buddhism, and Chinese Philosophies
Who founded religion of Hinduism?
Vedic Religion
Brahmanism
Hinduism
No single founder, developed slowly over a period of time, Ar…
Collection of ancient writings viewed as sacred written in Sa…
Priestly or religious scholars who interpreted the Vedas and…
- Very Complex... - Grew out of Vedic Regions and Brahmanism
Who founded religion of Hinduism?
No single founder, developed slowly over a period of time, Ar…
Vedic Religion
Collection of ancient writings viewed as sacred written in Sa…
17 terms
Ancient India and Hinduism
Brahman
Reincarnation
Samsara
Karma
The Universal Spirit
Being born again after death into a new body.
The cycle of repeated births and rebirths
how you live determines your destiny in the next life
Brahman
The Universal Spirit
Reincarnation
Being born again after death into a new body.
35 terms
History Hinduism
Brahman
Brahma
Vishnu
Shiva
The 3 Gods... -Hindu spiritual power... -belief that this created…
God... -creator... -4 heads = 4 books of vedas
God... -preserves... -blue skin
God... -destroys... -3rd invisible eye on forehead
Brahman
The 3 Gods... -Hindu spiritual power... -belief that this created…
Brahma
God... -creator... -4 heads = 4 books of vedas
10 terms
Ancient India (Hinduism & Jainism)
Ahimsa
Mahabharata
Bhagavad Gita
Upanishads
The Jain practice of non violence
The longest epic poem ever composed... 100,000 stanzas... 18 books…
Most sacred section of the Mahabharata.... A conversation betwee…
A collection of texts that contain some of the main Hindu bel…
Ahimsa
The Jain practice of non violence
Mahabharata
The longest epic poem ever composed... 100,000 stanzas... 18 books…
51 terms
Unit 2: Ancient India and Hinduism
Indra, Agni, Purusha
Ahimsa
Atman
Avatar
- main god of the vedic era... Indra = the great warrior god (pr…
Principle of nonviolence toward all living things... - not doing…
the individual soul
A manifestation of a deity or released soul in bodily form on…
Indra, Agni, Purusha
- main god of the vedic era... Indra = the great warrior god (pr…
Ahimsa
Principle of nonviolence toward all living things... - not doing…
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