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17 terms
HIstory India
Vedas
Upanishads
Moksha
Reincarnation
Sacred writing of hinduisisim
Sacred writing of Hinduism
A state of perfect understanding
Rebirth based on karma
Vedas
Sacred writing of hinduisisim
Upanishads
Sacred writing of Hinduism
23 terms
History - India
Buddha C
Alexander the Great PI
Himalayas I
Monsoons I
Creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
Successor of Philip II;successfully conquered Persian empire…
Mountain Region marking the northern border of the Indian Sub…
Seasonal winds crossing Indian subcontinent and southeast Asi…
Buddha C
Creator of a major Indian and Asian religion; born in the 6th…
Alexander the Great PI
Successor of Philip II;successfully conquered Persian empire…
10 terms
History//India
Mohenjo-Daro
Reincarnation
Akbar
Mt. Everest
The Hill of the dead
The belief of rebirth of a soul
A mogul emperor of India
Highest peak in the world
Mohenjo-Daro
The Hill of the dead
Reincarnation
The belief of rebirth of a soul
16 terms
History India
Vedas
Brahman
Atman
Moksha
A collection of hymns, chants, ritual instructions,and other…
A single spirtual power that existed beyond the many gods of…
An essentail self
Union with brahman
Vedas
A collection of hymns, chants, ritual instructions,and other…
Brahman
A single spirtual power that existed beyond the many gods of…
32 terms
History India
Hinduism
Caste System
Brahmins
Untouchables
A religion or way of life found mostly in India and Nepal
System of social stratification
Priests or teachers
Low status in caste system
Hinduism
A religion or way of life found mostly in India and Nepal
Caste System
System of social stratification
35 terms
History of India
The sun sets on...
to defeat
victorious
constituent assembly
Die Sonne geht unter für...
besiegen
siegreich
verfassungsgebende Versammlung
The sun sets on...
Die Sonne geht unter für...
to defeat
besiegen
27 terms
India History
Aristotle
Galen
Brahe
Boyle
believed in the geocentric theory
...
...
...
Aristotle
believed in the geocentric theory
Galen
...
28 terms
india history
aryans
caste system
varna
Jati
Nomads that came in search of food and territory; brought lan…
social class system in India... a. First: leaders and warriors... b…
the different classes within the caste system
sub-groups within the caste system
aryans
Nomads that came in search of food and territory; brought lan…
caste system
social class system in India... a. First: leaders and warriors... b…
240 terms
History India
c. 600- c. 500 BCE
30- 300 CE
610
1206- 1526
Development of religions like Hinduism and Jainism
Development of Christianity
Founding of Islam
Delhi Sultanate
c. 600- c. 500 BCE
Development of religions like Hinduism and Jainism
30- 300 CE
Development of Christianity
52 terms
History India
Indo-Europeans
Aryans
Asoka
Caste System
Group of semi nomadic people
Group that passed into the Indus River Valley
Brought Buddhism to the Mauryan Empire
Social organization of ancient India
Indo-Europeans
Group of semi nomadic people
Aryans
Group that passed into the Indus River Valley
60 terms
History India
c. 600- c. 500 BCE
30- 300 CE
610
1206- 1526
Development of religions like Hinduism and Jainism
Development of Christianity
Founding of Islam
Delhi Sultanate
c. 600- c. 500 BCE
Development of religions like Hinduism and Jainism
30- 300 CE
Development of Christianity
16 terms
History 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 to the Indian subcontinent dur…
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…
45 terms
history-india
3 characteristics of monsoons
4 reasons for caste system
Why did Buddhism die out in India
Ghandi
seasonal rains that the crops throughout India depend upon; w…
Aryans wanted to get dravidians down in their place- a racial…
Hinduism changed and became less extreme; Hinduism allowed fo…
non-violence, peace, trying to organize everyone in India for…
3 characteristics of monsoons
seasonal rains that the crops throughout India depend upon; w…
4 reasons for caste system
Aryans wanted to get dravidians down in their place- a racial…
32 terms
History- India
Monsoon
Sanskrit
Extended family
Patriarchal
A seasonal wind pattern that brings a wet season and a dry se…
A writing system of the Aryans that allowed them to organize…
Generations of family (grandparents, parents, and children) l…
Men rule
Monsoon
A seasonal wind pattern that brings a wet season and a dry se…
Sanskrit
A writing system of the Aryans that allowed them to organize…
43 terms
HISTORY INDIA
Border in North
Border in West
Border in West of Himalayas
Rest of India is made of fertile _____…
Himalayas
Hindu and Kush
Desert
Plains; plateaus
Border in North
Himalayas
Border in West
Hindu and Kush
32 terms
History India
Subcontinent
Himalaya
Ganges river
Indus river
that means huge mountains make a barrier between India and th…
the highest mountains range in the world.
this river was used for farming.
this river was used for farming.
Subcontinent
that means huge mountains make a barrier between India and th…
Himalaya
the highest mountains range in the world.
51 terms
History India
Four noble truths
eightfold path
nivana
monastic life
1) All life is full of suffering, pain, and sorrow. 2) The ca…
A Buddhist doctrine calling for right belief, right resolve,…
Buddhist interpretation a state of spiritual independence
monasteries were build as people brought in there riches, the…
Four noble truths
1) All life is full of suffering, pain, and sorrow. 2) The ca…
eightfold path
A Buddhist doctrine calling for right belief, right resolve,…
28 terms
india history
aryans
caste system
varna
Jati
Nomads that came in search of food and territory; brought lan…
social class system in India... a. First: leaders and warriors... b…
the different classes within the caste system
sub-groups within the caste system
aryans
Nomads that came in search of food and territory; brought lan…
caste system
social class system in India... a. First: leaders and warriors... b…
45 terms
History- India
Subcontinent
Plateau
Monsoon
Veneration
smaller part of a large continent
raised plane
seasonal windstorm or flooding
a special regard
Subcontinent
smaller part of a large continent
Plateau
raised plane
20 terms
History Of India
Robert Clive
Triangular Trade
Sepoy
Indian National Congress
This man was a British soldier who established the military a…
Trading System between Europe, Africa, and the colonies; Euro…
...
A movement and political party founded in 1885 to demand grea…
Robert Clive
This man was a British soldier who established the military a…
Triangular Trade
Trading System between Europe, Africa, and the colonies; Euro…
11 terms
History India
A Hindu belief
What was Siddharta guatama
Meditation
Enlightment
Freedom of taught
A buddha
A way of clearing the mind
A state of pure godnesses
A Hindu belief
Freedom of taught
What was Siddharta guatama
A buddha
18 terms
History: India
1) That a human life involves sufferin…
To be one with yourself and know that…
Buddha's Teachings
Mehndi (Henna)
Four Noble Truths
Main Idea of Eightfold Path
No Hindu gods... Priests should live impoverished... Caste doesn't…
-Cool you down in the winter... -for celebrations... -worn by women…
1) That a human life involves sufferin…
Four Noble Truths
To be one with yourself and know that…
Main Idea of Eightfold Path
24 terms
History- India
dry winds and wet rains that South Asi…
highest mountain in the world
What mountain range goes through India
First civilization in India
Monsoons
Mt Everest
Himalayas
Harappan civilization
dry winds and wet rains that South Asi…
Monsoons
highest mountain in the world
Mt Everest
42 terms
History- India
holy writings
meditation, breathing, exercise
social caste system of india
striving for ultimate reality
vedas
yoga
caste
brahmin
holy writings
vedas
meditation, breathing, exercise
yoga
11 terms
India for history
Brahman
Dharma
Karma
Samsara
He is the monotheism part in their life, everyone believes in…
The laws and teachings of Buddhism and Hinduism
The effects that good or bad actions have an a person soul
The cycle of life death and rebirth
Brahman
He is the monotheism part in their life, everyone believes in…
Dharma
The laws and teachings of Buddhism and Hinduism
History of India
orientalism
james mill
Indus Valley Civilization
Harrapa/Mohenjo Daro
- western view of eastern civilizations
- wrote the "History of British India" in 1805... - described th…
one of the earliest civilizations... - Indus Valley people were…
- planned cities that flourished more than 4500 years ago... - c…
orientalism
- western view of eastern civilizations
james mill
- wrote the "History of British India" in 1805... - described th…
19 terms
History of India
What was the first major empire to be…
Who was the Maurya's leader and who wa…
Who was CGM's grandson?
What personal change affected Ashoka's…
Mauryans.
Chandragupta Maurya; Alexander the Great
Ashoka
He was hella savage, then converted to Buddhism and wasn't.
What was the first major empire to be…
Mauryans.
Who was the Maurya's leader and who wa…
Chandragupta Maurya; Alexander the Great
14 terms
India History
East India Company
British Imperialism
Mercantilism
Caste System
the company created by Great Britain to control trade in India
British took over India
belief in the benefits of profitable trading
social distinction; india
East India Company
the company created by Great Britain to control trade in India
British Imperialism
British took over India
49 terms
History of India
Orientalist
The Vedas
Rig Veda
Aryan
A generic term for a group of 18th and 19th Century scholars…
the sacrificial literature (comprising, Rig, Sama, Yajur, Ath…
the oldest of the Vedic texts, dated to c.1200 BCE by Max Mul…
anglicized term originally used to describe the language spok…
Orientalist
A generic term for a group of 18th and 19th Century scholars…
The Vedas
the sacrificial literature (comprising, Rig, Sama, Yajur, Ath…
25 terms
History India
1858
1890, 28,000 miles
1857
General Mayo
British declared no further religious changes
How many miles of railway were made and when?
Racial prejudice against the Indians increase when?
Which viceroy was particularly mean towards the Indians
1858
British declared no further religious changes
1890, 28,000 miles
How many miles of railway were made and when?
41 terms
History- India
Kindu kush
Himalaya
Indus River valley
Harappa and mohenjo-daro
Mountains of death
Highest mountains in the world
Early civilization in India developed in...
Major ancient cities of the Indus River valley
Kindu kush
Mountains of death
Himalaya
Highest mountains in the world
33 terms
History India
Caste System
Nirvana
Varna
karma
Hinduism idea, they excluded the outcastes.
When you ultimately get released from reincarnation.... Included…
each of the 4 hindu castes
what you get for doing good or evil. hinduism and jainism.
Caste System
Hinduism idea, they excluded the outcastes.
Nirvana
When you ultimately get released from reincarnation.... Included…
27 terms
History_India
subcontinent
monsoon
Himalayan mountains
Indus river
land mass that includes what is now India, Pakistan, Nepal, a…
seasonal winds that dominate India's climate
separates south Asia from the rest of the continents... guard an…
located in modern day Pakistan and is the site of India's ear…
subcontinent
land mass that includes what is now India, Pakistan, Nepal, a…
monsoon
seasonal winds that dominate India's climate
22 terms
History India
Caste System
British East India Company
Sepoy Mutiny
Suttee
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
Government charted joint-stock company that controlled spice…
an 1857 rebellion of Hindu and Muslim soldiers against the Br…
The Hindu custom of cremating a widow on her husband's funera…
Caste System
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
British East India Company
Government charted joint-stock company that controlled spice…
20 terms
History India Test
Indus
Hinduism
Bombay
Place Value
The river valley that was the home of India's ancient civiliz…
The main religion of India.
India's largest city.
An important math principle developed in India.
Indus
The river valley that was the home of India's ancient civiliz…
Hinduism
The main religion of India.
34 terms
india history
moksha
samsara
story of buddhism
story of hinduism
everyone is connected and eqaual thrugh soul
circle of the life and death
grew out of hinduism... sidd gaut was born a king... when 20 went o…
...
moksha
everyone is connected and eqaual thrugh soul
samsara
circle of the life and death
15 terms
Keywords Ancient India (History)
Subcontinent
Monsoons
Citadel
Migrated
, or a large landmass that juts out from a continent.
, strong winds that blow across the region at certain times o…
, or a fortress.
, or moved.
Subcontinent
, or a large landmass that juts out from a continent.
Monsoons
, strong winds that blow across the region at certain times o…
19 terms
History of India
Subcontinent
Monsoons
Sanskrit
Caste system
Is a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
The most important language of ancient India
Divided Indian society into groups based on a person's birth…
Subcontinent
Is a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Monsoons
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
25 terms
History - India
Vedas
Hinduism
Mahabharata
Ramayana
a hinduism sanksrist containg holiest writing, a collection o…
religion followed by nearly 85% of Indian people. Brought int…
longest poem ever written and tells the story of a warrior na…
an epic that teaches love and devotion between husbands and w…
Vedas
a hinduism sanksrist containg holiest writing, a collection o…
Hinduism
religion followed by nearly 85% of Indian people. Brought int…
9 terms
History of India
Indus Valley Civilization
Aryan Migration
Aryan
Dravidian
-One of the three earliest civilizations... -Peak 5 million... -Bro…
-A group migrating from central Asia to the Indian Subcontine…
-Conquered the Dravidians ... -Speak sanskrit→ now the sacred la…
-Native people of India... -Conquered by the Aryans... -Dark skinne…
Indus Valley Civilization
-One of the three earliest civilizations... -Peak 5 million... -Bro…
Aryan Migration
-A group migrating from central Asia to the Indian Subcontine…
117 terms
History: India
What is India's population and its ran…
What are India's borders?
What does the term India refer to?
The approximate territory of India was…
India is the second most populated nation-state with 1.3 bill…
India juts into the Indian Ocean with its expansive landmass,…
The term India refers to the land where the Indus River flows
The approximate territory of India was unified under the Mugh…
What is India's population and its ran…
India is the second most populated nation-state with 1.3 bill…
What are India's borders?
India juts into the Indian Ocean with its expansive landmass,…
42 terms
History of India
Agni
Arya
Dakshina
Dakshinapatha
God of Fire... messenger of the sacrifice of rituals
Noble birth; Indo-Aryan, Sanskrit speakers; no racial categor…
South/Right ... Fee for performance of ritual
Southern Route
Agni
God of Fire... messenger of the sacrifice of rituals
Arya
Noble birth; Indo-Aryan, Sanskrit speakers; no racial categor…
21 terms
World History Chapter 3: Ancient India
Himalayas
Monsoons
Aryans
Sanskrit
Def: series of mountains on the Northeast side of India that…
Def: strong seasonal winds and rains that bring water to Indi…
Def: Indo-european migrants who took over India and replaced…
Def: written language of India... Significance: allowed them to…
Himalayas
Def: series of mountains on the Northeast side of India that…
Monsoons
Def: strong seasonal winds and rains that bring water to Indi…
70 terms
India history
2500 BC
crops grown in the fertile Valley
Egypt
Harappa & mohenjo-daro
when was the time of the Indus Valley civilization
Grade was based on what with the Indus Valley civilization
at its height the Indus Valley civilization was larger than o…
what are the important cities for the Indus Valley civilization
2500 BC
when was the time of the Indus Valley civilization
crops grown in the fertile Valley
Grade was based on what with the Indus Valley civilization
41 terms
History - India
Monsoons
Citadel
Himalayas
Indo-Ganetic Plain
Seasonal wind named for the direction in which it blows or in…
Strong Central Fortress
Mountain system in south Asia and site of largest mountains
Lays south of Ganges and Indus
Monsoons
Seasonal wind named for the direction in which it blows or in…
Citadel
Strong Central Fortress
23 terms
India History
Visva Bharati University was founded b…
Who was the first indian to win the No…
Painting that illustrates the diverse…
When was Visva Bharati founded?
Rabindranath Tagore
Rabindranath Tagore
Life on the Campus
1913
Visva Bharati University was founded b…
Rabindranath Tagore
Who was the first indian to win the No…
Rabindranath Tagore
10 terms
history of india
an instrument that measures and record…
a destructive tropical storm that form…
having a similar nature; uniform in st…
a tax imposed by a government on impor…
seismograph
typhoon
homogeneous
tariff
an instrument that measures and record…
seismograph
a destructive tropical storm that form…
typhoon
13 terms
The history of India
The sun sets on ...
to defeat
victorious
constituent assembly
Die Sonne geht unter für ...
besiegen
siegreich
verfassungsgebende Versammlung
The sun sets on ...
Die Sonne geht unter für ...
to defeat
besiegen
47 terms
History of India
Al-hind
Al-beruni & Book of India
Sati
Mamluks
-The word by which Arabs referred to India... -This became used…
-Arab scholar who visited India with his king Mahmud of Ghazn…
-The Hindu practice of widows immolating in the cremation fir…
-Turkish concept of a military slave... -They were not literally…
Al-hind
-The word by which Arabs referred to India... -This became used…
Al-beruni & Book of India
-Arab scholar who visited India with his king Mahmud of Ghazn…
27 terms
History india
What is a dait?
What is in the brahman class?
What is in the kshatriyas
What is im the vaisyas
Another word for untouchable beneath the caste system (umhuman)
Pastors
Rulers warriors
Farmers
What is a dait?
Another word for untouchable beneath the caste system (umhuman)
What is in the brahman class?
Pastors
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