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11 terms
India
subcontinent
natural barrier
river system
monsoon
land mass smaller than a continent
things that make other things difficult
a main river and all its branches
very strong winds
subcontinent
land mass smaller than a continent
natural barrier
things that make other things difficult
19 terms
India
monsoon
irrigation
silt
peninsula
a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia; seasonal…
a system for bringing water to fields
sand, dirt, and very small rocks that are carried by water
land surrounded by water on three sides
monsoon
a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia; seasonal…
irrigation
a system for bringing water to fields
15 terms
India
Aryans
Sanskrit
polytheism
guru
the first immigrants to settle into India.
holy language taught in the Vedas
belief in multiple gods.
a teacher or spiritual guide.
Aryans
the first immigrants to settle into India.
Sanskrit
holy language taught in the Vedas
8 terms
India
chillies
henna
traditional dance
snake charmer
chillies
henna
India
monsoon
irrigation
silt
peninsula
a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia; seasonal…
a system for bringing water to fields
sand, dirt, and very small rocks that are carried by water
land surrounded by water on three sides
monsoon
a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia; seasonal…
irrigation
a system for bringing water to fields
19 terms
India
monsoon
irrigation
silt
peninsula
a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia; seasonal…
a system for bringing water to fields
sand, dirt, and very small rocks that are carried by water
land surrounded by water on three sides
monsoon
a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia; seasonal…
irrigation
a system for bringing water to fields
10 terms
India
On the West coast of Europe
The Hymalayas
Taj Mahal
Tuck tuk
Where is India
What is the mountains behind India
What is this building
What do they drive in
On the West coast of Europe
Where is India
The Hymalayas
What is the mountains behind India
India
Aryans
Sanskrit
polytheism
tributary
the first immigrants to settle into India.
holy language taught in the Vedas
belief in multiple gods.
smaller river that feeds into a larger one.
Aryans
the first immigrants to settle into India.
Sanskrit
holy language taught in the Vedas
India
Peninsula
endangered
sacred
povertry
a long piece of land almost completely surrounded by water
in danger of dying out completely
connected with a god; related to a religious or spirutual pur…
the state of being poor
Peninsula
a long piece of land almost completely surrounded by water
endangered
in danger of dying out completely
16 terms
India
ancestor
ancient
astronomer
Buddhism
a person from whom one is descended
very old
a scientist who studies the sun, moon, stars, and planets
a religion based on the teachings of the Buddha, a religious…
ancestor
a person from whom one is descended
ancient
very old
16 terms
India
subcontinent
monsoon
Himalayas
Indus River
A large area of land separated from the rest of a continent b…
A strong wind in India which brings heavy rains in the summer…
Large Mountain Range. Natural Barrier between India and Asia.
Earliest settlements in India grew around the Indus River Val…
subcontinent
A large area of land separated from the rest of a continent b…
monsoon
A strong wind in India which brings heavy rains in the summer…
India
reincarnation
charpoy
sari
purdah
belief that the soul of a human being or animal goes through…
wooden bed frame with knotted string in place of a mattress
brightly colored cloths, worn by many Indian women, that is d…
practice among Hindu and Muslim women of covering the face wi…
reincarnation
belief that the soul of a human being or animal goes through…
charpoy
wooden bed frame with knotted string in place of a mattress
17 terms
India
Himalayas
Ganges River
Indus River
Monsoon
The largest mountain range in the world
The Himalayan snow melts into this river
This is the other large river and it empties into the Arabian…
Is a strong wind that blows in one direction in the winter an…
Himalayas
The largest mountain range in the world
Ganges River
The Himalayan snow melts into this river
India
reincarnation
karma
nirvana
caste system
The belief that the human soul is reborn again and again in d…
positive or negative forces caused by a person's actions
Among Buddhist, the escape from the suffering of life.
a system in which people's position in society is determined…
reincarnation
The belief that the human soul is reborn again and again in d…
karma
positive or negative forces caused by a person's actions
16 terms
India
diversity
non-violent
huge
the poverty line
mangfold
ikke voldelig
enorm
fattigdomsgrensen
diversity
mangfold
non-violent
ikke voldelig
India
Currency
Lavatory
Dowry
Germs
Valuta
Mosdó
Hozomány
Baci
Currency
Valuta
Lavatory
Mosdó
36 terms
India
they are landlocked
India and china
farming is helped
by tectonic forces
Nepal and Bhutan don't touch the ocean
the Himalayas form a border between
the positive part of the monsoon rain
the Indian subcontinent connect to the rest of Asia
they are landlocked
Nepal and Bhutan don't touch the ocean
India and china
the Himalayas form a border between
5 terms
India
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
migrate
a large landmass, jutting out from a continent into the ocean
strong seasonal winds that blow across India bringing warm mo…
a fortress
to move
subcontinent
a large landmass, jutting out from a continent into the ocean
monsoon
strong seasonal winds that blow across India bringing warm mo…
14 terms
India
Sanskrit
Aryan
reincarnation
monsoon
the holy book of Hinduism was written in this language
a group of people from Central Asia that were known for being…
the belief that the soul lives on after death in a new body
a strong wind that blows one direction in the winter and the…
Sanskrit
the holy book of Hinduism was written in this language
Aryan
a group of people from Central Asia that were known for being…
13 terms
India
Civil Disobedience
Untouchables
Homespun
Amritsar Massacre
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
people in ancient India that were below the caste system. Ano…
domestic; made at home
killing by British troops of nearly 400 Indians gathered at A…
Civil Disobedience
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
Untouchables
people in ancient India that were below the caste system. Ano…
India
Indu Valley
Aryans
Gupta Empire
Alexander the Great
- 2800 BC... - North West... - pottery, jewellery, weights and meas…
- 1200 BC... - from central Asia, branch of Proto-Indo-European…
- 400 AD (peaceful period)> first time people had sense of co…
- conquered many different places and he went to China... - reac…
Indu Valley
- 2800 BC... - North West... - pottery, jewellery, weights and meas…
Aryans
- 1200 BC... - from central Asia, branch of Proto-Indo-European…
24 terms
India
Hinduism
nirvana
monsoon
Mohenjo-Daro
the main religion of India
state of perfect peace where the soul no longer needs to be r…
seasonal wind pattern that causes wet and dry seasons
an ancient city in the Indus River Valley
Hinduism
the main religion of India
nirvana
state of perfect peace where the soul no longer needs to be r…
21 terms
India
moksha
nirvana
vedas
varnas
living with the gods
state of peace
four books each containing sacred hymns and poems
social divisions in the caste system
moksha
living with the gods
nirvana
state of peace
25 terms
India
The oldest scriptures in Indian civili…
In general, Hindus are encouraged to u…
This Indian deity is a complex god, as…
This Indian deity is very popular. He…
The Vedas.
Brahman.
Shiva.
Vishnu.
The oldest scriptures in Indian civili…
The Vedas.
In general, Hindus are encouraged to u…
Brahman.
48 terms
India
What continent is India a part of?
What is a subcontinent?
Varna
Brahmans
Indian Subcontinent of Asia
a landmass like continent , only smaller
Social classes in the Indian Caste System- split into 4
Priest
What continent is India a part of?
Indian Subcontinent of Asia
What is a subcontinent?
a landmass like continent , only smaller
20 terms
India
Raja
Reincarnation
Advancements of Gupta Empire
imports
An Indian ruler
The belief that the soul will move into another body
Decimal system and astronomy
Goods brought into a country
Raja
An Indian ruler
Reincarnation
The belief that the soul will move into another body
10 terms
india
untouchables
civil disobedience
homespun
amritsar massacre
LOWEST LEVEL OF INDIAN SOCIETY; not considered a real part of…
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
domestic; made at hom
To protest the Rowlatt Act, Indians gathered in Amritsar, whe…
untouchables
LOWEST LEVEL OF INDIAN SOCIETY; not considered a real part of…
civil disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
India
Indus River
Harappa
Mohenjo-daro
Monsoons
Large river that flows down from the Himalayas in Pakistan, n…
A city of the ancient Harappan civilization, c. 2500-1600 B.C…
Indus Valley city laid out in a grid pattern. Had a complex i…
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Indus River
Large river that flows down from the Himalayas in Pakistan, n…
Harappa
A city of the ancient Harappan civilization, c. 2500-1600 B.C…
India
continente
subcontinent
monsoon
colony
a large piece of land (7 continents)
smaller than a continent (India)
heavy rain
a group of people who leave their country to form a new country
continente
a large piece of land (7 continents)
subcontinent
smaller than a continent (India)
India
Aryans
Asoka the Great
Brahman
Buddha
warrior people; Indus River Valley from Asia around 1500 BC;…
leader of the Mauryan Empire in 270 B.C.... Considered the great…
creator and destroyer god in Hinduism
Siddhartha Gautama after his enlightenment
Aryans
warrior people; Indus River Valley from Asia around 1500 BC;…
Asoka the Great
leader of the Mauryan Empire in 270 B.C.... Considered the great…
12 terms
INDIA
How many years did the Britain rule for?
First organized militant Independence…
Who created Indian national army for I…
Who led Quit India movement
200 years
Bengal
Netaji Subash Chandra Bose
Gandhiji
How many years did the Britain rule for?
200 years
First organized militant Independence…
Bengal
14 terms
India
subcontinent
monsoon
Himalayas
Indus River
A large area of land separated from the rest of a continent b…
A strong wind in India which brings heavy rains in the summer…
Large Mountain Range. Natural Barrier between India and Asia.
Earliest settlements in India grew around the Indus River Val…
subcontinent
A large area of land separated from the rest of a continent b…
monsoon
A strong wind in India which brings heavy rains in the summer…
India
Reincarnation & Karma
Hinduism
Asoka
Vedas & Upanishads
Basic beliefs of Hinduism
Main religion of India
Spread Buddhism from India to China
Sacred Texts of Hinduism
Reincarnation & Karma
Basic beliefs of Hinduism
Hinduism
Main religion of India
India
subcontinet
Himalayas
Mount Everest
Deccan Plateau
a large landmass that is part of a continent but is considere…
the highest mountains in the world which stretched along nort…
the worlds tallest mountain located in the Himalayas
a high area of land at the Indian subcontinent
subcontinet
a large landmass that is part of a continent but is considere…
Himalayas
the highest mountains in the world which stretched along nort…
14 terms
India
Civil Disobedience
Untouchables
Homespun
Amritsar Massacre
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
LOWEST LEVEL OF INDIAN SOCIETY; not considered a real part of…
domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ord…
To protest the Rowlatt Act, Indians gathered in Amritsar, whe…
Civil Disobedience
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
Untouchables
LOWEST LEVEL OF INDIAN SOCIETY; not considered a real part of…
16 terms
INDIA
monsoon
plateau
Mohenjodaro
citadel
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
one of the first major settlements in ancient India that beca…
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
monsoon
A regional scale wind system that predictably change directio…
plateau
A large area of flat land elevated high above sea level
India
nirvana
Brahman
stupa
guru
In Buddhism, a state of wisdom and freedom from the cycle of…
In Hinduism; the universal spirit of which all deities are di…
Buddhist shrine that is shaped like a dome or mound
religious teacher and spiritual guide in Hinduism
nirvana
In Buddhism, a state of wisdom and freedom from the cycle of…
Brahman
In Hinduism; the universal spirit of which all deities are di…
77 terms
India!
Varna
Dalit
Sudra
Vaisya
Caste system in India
Untouchables
Workers
Merchants
Varna
Caste system in India
Dalit
Untouchables
22 terms
India
Himalaya Mountains
Hindu Kush Mountains
Khyber Pass
Indus River
Mountain range on the NORTH EASTERN border of India. Made it…
Mountain range on NORTHERN border of India that made it tough…
An easy route through the Hindu Kush Mountains. Used by the A…
Major river in Northwest India that early humans settled arou…
Himalaya Mountains
Mountain range on the NORTH EASTERN border of India. Made it…
Hindu Kush Mountains
Mountain range on NORTHERN border of India that made it tough…
20 terms
India
subcontinent
natural barrier
monsoon
Summer Monsoons
land mass smaller than a continent
a physical feature that protects or hinders travel through or…
very strong winds. There are both summer and winter monsoons.
The summer monsoon is associated with heavy rainfall. It usua…
subcontinent
land mass smaller than a continent
natural barrier
a physical feature that protects or hinders travel through or…
India
reincarnation
Hinduism
Caste system
Brahims
to come back as something else after death
an ancient India religion
a system you are born into that determines your job and socia…
top of the caste system in ancient India; scholars, teachers,…
reincarnation
to come back as something else after death
Hinduism
an ancient India religion
India
Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal, and Indian…
Vedas
Aryans
Sanskrit
Three main bodies of water surrounding India
Sacred writings and hymns
-nomadic herders that spread througout India... -followed after…
language used by the Aryans
Arabian Sea, Bay of Bengal, and Indian…
Three main bodies of water surrounding India
Vedas
Sacred writings and hymns
22 terms
India
Indus River Civilization
Sanskrit
Hinduism
Reincarnation
The ancient river civilization that formed near the Indus Riv…
written language in Ancient India
dominant religion of India, based on the concepts of the cast…
Hindu belief that people pass through many lives by the rebir…
Indus River Civilization
The ancient river civilization that formed near the Indus Riv…
Sanskrit
written language in Ancient India
14 terms
India
Mughal Empire
Mahatma Gandhi
Mohammad Ali Jinnah
Jawaharlal Nehru
Muslim state that ruled over most of India in the sixteenth a…
Great revolutionary who led India to independence from Great…
Mohammad Ali Jinnah was a Muslim leader in the Indian Muslim…
A leader of India's nationalist movement and India's first pr…
Mughal Empire
Muslim state that ruled over most of India in the sixteenth a…
Mahatma Gandhi
Great revolutionary who led India to independence from Great…
31 terms
India
Two mathematical contributions were:
Jainism
Untouchable
Asians were first to:
Zero, decimal system
All living things have souls and should not be hurt.
Lowest group that was later formed below others, did unwanted…
grow cotton
Two mathematical contributions were:
Zero, decimal system
Jainism
All living things have souls and should not be hurt.
India
New Delhi
Taj Mahal
Himalayas
Mumbai
What is the capital of India
What is this building
What are these mountains!
Where does the richest man live in india
New Delhi
What is the capital of India
Taj Mahal
What is this building
India
Monsoon
Veneration
Acculturation
Vedas
Seasonal wind that regularly blows from a certain direction f…
Special Regard
The blending of two or more cultures
A collection of prayers, hymns, and other religious teachings…
Monsoon
Seasonal wind that regularly blows from a certain direction f…
Veneration
Special Regard
india
Hinduism
caste
reincarnation
Buddhism
is the world's oldest religion, with a billion . it originate…
.each of the hereditary classes of Hindu society, distinguish…
religious or philosophical concept that the soul or spirit, a…
based on the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama, He came to be c…
Hinduism
is the world's oldest religion, with a billion . it originate…
caste
.each of the hereditary classes of Hindu society, distinguish…
India
monsoon
irrigation
silt
peninsula
a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia; seasonal…
a system for bringing water to fields
sand, dirt, and very small rocks that are carried by water
land surrounded by water on three sides
monsoon
a period of heavy rain in India and Southeast Asia; seasonal…
irrigation
a system for bringing water to fields
India
meditation
caste system
karma
Himalayas
deep, continued thought that focuses the mind on spiritual id…
division of Indian society into groups based on rank, wealth,…
the effects that good or bad actions have on a person's soul…
a group of mountains in India
meditation
deep, continued thought that focuses the mind on spiritual id…
caste system
division of Indian society into groups based on rank, wealth,…
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