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history-india
mohenjo-daro and harappa
how did the Aryans come to India
dharma
kharma
first civilizations of India
khyber pass
the duties of a person's life
everything that you do comes back around
mohenjo-daro and harappa
first civilizations of India
how did the Aryans come to India
khyber pass
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History India
Brahmins
Kshatriyas
Vaishyas
Shudras
Teach and offer sacrifices
warriors and aristocrats
cultivators, artisans, and merchants
landless peasants and serfs
Brahmins
Teach and offer sacrifices
Kshatriyas
warriors and aristocrats
13 terms
History (India)
The Caste System... (Developed by the Ary…
Vedas
Buddhism... (Started by Siddhartha Gautama)
Chandragupta Maurya ... (Mauryan Empire)…
It was introduced by the Aryans. In the Caste system there's…
One of the worlds oldest writings. Book. They were the base o…
1) Eight Fold Path; ... 2) The 4 Noble Truths; ... 1. life is full…
Chandragupta Maurya started the Mauryan dynasty and was the f…
The Caste System... (Developed by the Ary…
It was introduced by the Aryans. In the Caste system there's…
Vedas
One of the worlds oldest writings. Book. They were the base o…
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history india
dharma
artha
kama
moksha
core teachings of Hinduism
honest pursuit of economic success (prosperity)
enjoyment of social & physical pleasure
liberation from the cycle of reincarnation
dharma
core teachings of Hinduism
artha
honest pursuit of economic success (prosperity)
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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…
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History india
Mahenjo dara and harappa
Goats cows camels and elephants
Mesopotamia
Drains and sewers because they won't g…
Name the two cities found in India's valley that predate the…
What type of animals did early Indian raise
What other civilization did they trade
What Innovasion did the people of her Harappa used to keep th…
Mahenjo dara and harappa
Name the two cities found in India's valley that predate the…
Goats cows camels and elephants
What type of animals did early Indian raise
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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…
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History India
Indus River Valley:
Vedas:
After the decline of the Indus River V…
Varna's:
This is where hunter-gatherers settled down into farming/trad…
Sacred writings that include details about Aryan history and…
Aryans
The four social classes that society was split into. Each one…
Indus River Valley:
This is where hunter-gatherers settled down into farming/trad…
Vedas:
Sacred writings that include details about Aryan history and…
34 terms
History India
Harappa/Mohenjo-Daro
Aryans
Dravidians
Sanskrit
earliest urban society in India - cannot decipher writing fro…
Nomadic and pastoral people, spoke Indo-European language
Aryans and Dravidians mixed/clashed/interacted with each othe…
The formal, religious language used in the Vedas - women not…
Harappa/Mohenjo-Daro
earliest urban society in India - cannot decipher writing fro…
Aryans
Nomadic and pastoral people, spoke Indo-European language
22 terms
History- India
Vedas
Sanskrit
Hindu Kush
Khyber Pass
Collection of hymns, prayers and stories
A language developed by the Aryans
A mountain range
A break in Hindu Kush mountains, where enemies came through
Vedas
Collection of hymns, prayers and stories
Sanskrit
A language developed by the Aryans
History (India)
Subcontinent
Plateau
Monsoons
Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro
Large landmass that juts out from the continent
Raised area of level land. It is the Deccan.
Seasonal winds that regularly blow from a certain direction f…
2 major twin cities of the Indus that ruled one after another.
Subcontinent
Large landmass that juts out from the continent
Plateau
Raised area of level land. It is the Deccan.
History India
Partition
Sikhs
Kashmir
Jawaharial Nehru
Division
A religious minority in India
An Indian state located in the Himalayan mountains subject to…
Indians first prime minister, served from 1947 - 1964
Partition
Division
Sikhs
A religious minority in India
India history
Himalayas
Hindu Kush mountains
Indus River
Ganges river
Mountains in the north east part of india
Mountain range in northeast India
River that flows through Pakistan and into the Arabian Sea
River that flows through Bangladesh and into the Bay of Bengal
Himalayas
Mountains in the north east part of india
Hindu Kush mountains
Mountain range in northeast India
History India
Subcontinent
Indus river
Ganges river
Hindu kush mountains
Large landmass that forms a distinct part on lower side of a…
Leads from India's interior to the sea, its yearly floods spr…
One of the major rivers in India
Major Mountain range surrounding northern part of Indian Sub-…
Subcontinent
Large landmass that forms a distinct part on lower side of a…
Indus river
Leads from India's interior to the sea, its yearly floods spr…
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India History
Subcontinent
Indus Valley is protected by
Ingus & ganges
Indus river
Landmass that includes India, Pakistan, & bangladesh
Northern mountains & eastern large deserts
Enormous flat & fertile plain formed by 2 rivers
Flows SW from Himalayas to Arabian Sea
Subcontinent
Landmass that includes India, Pakistan, & bangladesh
Indus Valley is protected by
Northern mountains & eastern large deserts
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India history
Harappan Civilization (or Indus River)
India ocean is ____ of India
History of India
Hinduism
(c. 2600-c.1500 BC)... river civilization ... draining system, wate…
South
parallel rivers next to mountains.... northwest side: Hindu Kush…
maya=illusion... physical world not real... Bahman= ultimate realit…
Harappan Civilization (or Indus River)
(c. 2600-c.1500 BC)... river civilization ... draining system, wate…
India ocean is ____ of India
South
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History - India
Hinduism
Warriors
Serfs
Reincarnation
common religion of India
People engaged / experienced in war
Required to give services to a lord, can't leave birthplace
Rebirth of a soul in a new body
Hinduism
common religion of India
Warriors
People engaged / experienced in war
11 terms
India History
Aryans
Dasas
Agni
Indra
First to invade India
First Indians--later kicked out by the Aryans
Fire god
War god
Aryans
First to invade India
Dasas
First Indians--later kicked out by the Aryans
History India
sati
sepoys
viceroy
deforestation
banned by law which is a Hindu custom practiced mainly by upp…
Indian soldier service anywhere
top positions in the army and civil service (British)
cutting of trees
sati
banned by law which is a Hindu custom practiced mainly by upp…
sepoys
Indian soldier service anywhere
History (INDIA)
What where the Indians subcontinents?
The tallest mountain _____________ the…
Monsoons
Environmental challenges
India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
Protected
Seasonal winds. Winter and summer. Can cause droughts and flo…
-monsoons... -drought/flood... -rivers can change course... -wet/dry s…
What where the Indians subcontinents?
India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
The tallest mountain _____________ the…
Protected
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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
India History
Aristotle
Galen
Brahe
Boyle
believed in the geocentric theory
...
...
...
Aristotle
believed in the geocentric theory
Galen
...
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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
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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…
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
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
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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
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.
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
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
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
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…
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
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
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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?
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
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
History-India
What large mountain range holds the ta…
How did this mountain range both help,…
What are 3 main rivers in India?
What is the source of all 3 of these r…
The himalayas, and Mt. Everest
Mountains block dangerous weathers from coming in, but they c…
Indus, Ganges, Brahmaputra
The mountains
What large mountain range holds the ta…
The himalayas, and Mt. Everest
How did this mountain range both help,…
Mountains block dangerous weathers from coming in, but they c…
India-history
How big is india
It's population in 1901
the British raj covers what % of India…
Name the seven provinces
1.8 million square miles
294 million
61.5%
Bombay Bengal madras the Punjab central provinces north weste…
How big is india
1.8 million square miles
It's population in 1901
294 million
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…
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
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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…
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…
History India
הודו
יהודי
לֹהודות
India georaphy
India
Jew
to give thanks
Mountains, seas, and rivers
הודו
India
יהודי
Jew
World History: Patterns of Interaction India
subcontinent
monsoon
Harappan civilization
Aryans
A large landmass that juts out from a continent.
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia from Ju…
An ancient civilization that developed along the Indus River.
A member of the Indo-European people who crossed into India a…
subcontinent
A large landmass that juts out from a continent.
monsoon
A strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia from Ju…
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.
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
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