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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…
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
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
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…
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
monsoons
Sanskrit
caste system
Hinduism
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
the most important language in ancient India. Language of the…
social hierarchy in ancient India. Social groups based on bir…
largest religion, or belief system, in India.
monsoons
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Sanskrit
the most important language in ancient India. Language of the…
30 terms
India
3000BC
500
Solfege Syllables
Sacred
The year Indian music began
The amount of instruments in India
Do, Re, Mi, Fa, Sol, La, Ti
Important to a religion/Holy
3000BC
The year Indian music began
500
The amount of instruments in India
India
Himalayas
Harappa
Mohenjo-Daro
Caste System
huge mountain range that form a barrier between South Asia an…
first civilization in the Indus River Valley
one of the two major cities of the Harappan civilization
in the Hindu religion, a social group into which people are b…
Himalayas
huge mountain range that form a barrier between South Asia an…
Harappa
first civilization in the Indus River Valley
26 terms
India
subcontinent
Himalayan Mountain Range
Indus River
Harappan civilization
A large area of land separated from the rest of a continent b…
Natural Barrier between India and Asia
Unpredictable Flooding
Ancient settlements in the Indus River Valley
subcontinent
A large area of land separated from the rest of a continent b…
Himalayan Mountain Range
Natural Barrier between India and Asia
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
12 terms
India
Ganges River
Monsoons
Caste
Untouchables
Most sacred Hindu River
- A seasonal wind pattern in southern Asia that blows warm, m…
A set of rigid categories in ancient India that determined a…
- Non Hindus or Hindus who break caste laws... - Ghandi tries to…
Ganges River
Most sacred Hindu River
Monsoons
- A seasonal wind pattern in southern Asia that blows warm, m…
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
India
himalayas
subcontinent
monsoons
vedas
The world's highest mountain range, forming the northern bord…
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Ancient Sanskrit writings that are the earliest sacred texts…
himalayas
The world's highest mountain range, forming the northern bord…
subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
14 terms
India
sati
sepoy
viceroy
deforestation
Hindu custom that called for a widow to join her husband in d…
Indian soldier who served in an army set up by the French or…
One who governed in India in the name of the British monarch
the destruction of forest land
sati
Hindu custom that called for a widow to join her husband in d…
sepoy
Indian soldier who served in an army set up by the French or…
16 terms
India
subcontinent
reincarnation
monsoon
sanskrit
a large landmass smaller thana continent
to be reborn
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
the indian writing system
subcontinent
a large landmass smaller thana continent
reincarnation
to be reborn
6 terms
India
Ahimsa
Caste System
Karma
Dharma
Non-violence
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
(Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions tha…
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties
Ahimsa
Non-violence
Caste System
A Hindu social class system that controlled every aspect of d…
India
Hinduism
Islam
Karma
reincarnation
Religion started in India based on Aryan practices
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
(Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions tha…
Belief that the individual soul is reborn in a different form…
Hinduism
Religion started in India based on Aryan practices
Islam
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
13 terms
India
Brahman
deity
Vishnu
Shiva
a supreme power; exists forever; constantly creating, destroy…
gods; different faces of Brahma; represented a power or quali…
preserves life; deity (goddess) of strength
destroys life
Brahman
a supreme power; exists forever; constantly creating, destroy…
deity
gods; different faces of Brahma; represented a power or quali…
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…
66 terms
India
people who created first Mesopotamian…
False:
members of the caste known as untoucha…
correctly describes Harappan civilizat…
Sumerians
Upanishads are the oldest and most important writings of the…
given jobs such as handling dead bodies or collecting trash
trading society that has archeological evidence that cotton w…
people who created first Mesopotamian…
Sumerians
False:
Upanishads are the oldest and most important writings of the…
INDIA
subcontinent
plateau
monsoons
reside
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
a broad flat area of high land
seasonal wind, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern Asia
to be present continuously or have a home in a particular place
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
plateau
a broad flat area of high land
40 terms
India
used trade routes to travel to religio…
an Indian teacher for young, wealthy c…
Indian prince that ruled individual ki…
ruler who brought peace and the Buddhi…
Pilgrim
Guru
Raja
Asoka
used trade routes to travel to religio…
Pilgrim
an Indian teacher for young, wealthy c…
Guru
45 terms
India
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Sanskrit
Varna System/Caste System
triangular landmass that juts out of Asia
Seasonal wind and heavy rain
Language of the Aryans
Social Structure of ancient India. Four upper classes of the…
Subcontinent
triangular landmass that juts out of Asia
Monsoon
Seasonal wind and heavy rain
24 terms
India
Geography of India
Aryans
Hinduism
Caste system
Himalaya Mountains in the north, Indus river in the west, Gan…
group of people from central Asia that invaded ancient India,…
major religion of ancient India,
social structure of ancient Indian society
Geography of India
Himalaya Mountains in the north, Indus river in the west, Gan…
Aryans
group of people from central Asia that invaded ancient India,…
16 terms
India
How many people live in India?
Why is India extremely poor?
How big is India
How many people live in the U.S. compa…
over 1 billion
Rapidly growing population
About 1/3 the size of the U.S.
More people live in India. The U.S. has about 1/3 the populat…
How many people live in India?
over 1 billion
Why is India extremely poor?
Rapidly growing population
27 terms
India
Subcontinent
Himalayan Mts.
Monsoon
Indus, Ganges and Brahmaputra
Large piece of land; not considered a contintent
Tallest Mountain range in the world; created from the subcont…
Rainstorm. In India the rain will last for months, but serves…
Three major river systems of India that begin in the Himalayas.
Subcontinent
Large piece of land; not considered a contintent
Himalayan Mts.
Tallest Mountain range in the world; created from the subcont…
39 terms
India
subcontinent
monsoon
plateau
Eastern & Western Ghats
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
a strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
a flat area of land that is elevated, or raised, above the la…
long mountain chains in V-shaped form near the Indian Coasts
subcontinent
a large landmass that is smaller than a continent
monsoon
a strong wind that brings heavy rain to southern Asia in the…
30 terms
India
3000BC
500
Solfege Syllables
Sacred
The year Indian music began
The amount of instruments in India
Do, Re, Mi, Fa, Sol, La, Ti
Important to a religion/Holy
3000BC
The year Indian music began
500
The amount of instruments in India
India
monsoons
Sanskrit
caste system
Hinduism
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
the most important language in ancient India. Language of the…
social hierarchy in ancient India. Social groups based on bir…
largest religion, or belief system, in India.
monsoons
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
Sanskrit
the most important language in ancient India. Language of the…
India
Himalayas
Gangest
Deccan plateau
monsoon
highest mountains in the world, separate India and China
Indus Rivers providy
dry regiou in southern Indis
season of storms that bring rain in the sumuier
Himalayas
highest mountains in the world, separate India and China
Gangest
Indus Rivers providy
India
Subcontinent
Monsoon
Castes
Untouchable
a large, distinguishable part of a continent
a seasonal prevailing wind in the region of South and Southea…
Different Social Groups in India
a member of the lowest-caste Hindu group or a person outside…
Subcontinent
a large, distinguishable part of a continent
Monsoon
a seasonal prevailing wind in the region of South and Southea…
India
Reincarnation
Nirvana
Guatama
Karma
Rebirth of the soul according to hinduism
to want something
The founder of Buddhism
Every deed in this life affects your next life
Reincarnation
Rebirth of the soul according to hinduism
Nirvana
to want something
16 terms
India
subcontinent
reincarnation
monsoon
sanskrit
a large landmass smaller thana continent
to be reborn
seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
the indian writing system
subcontinent
a large landmass smaller thana continent
reincarnation
to be reborn
20 terms
India
Subcontinent
Monsoon season
Substance farming
Mount Everest
A large area of land that is seperated from other countries
Rainy season
The process of growing food for your self/your family to eat
The highest peak in the Himalayas and tallest mountain on earth
Subcontinent
A large area of land that is seperated from other countries
Monsoon season
Rainy season
8 terms
india
subcontinent
monsoon
citadel
migrate
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Major winds in the Indian Ocean that blew into India for half…
(n.) a fortress that overlooks and protects a city; any stron…
to move from one place to another
subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
monsoon
Major winds in the Indian Ocean that blew into India for half…
India
Subcontinent
Monsoons
Sanskrit
Caste System
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 person's birth, w…
Subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
Monsoons
Seasonal wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
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.
India
monsoon
caste
turning point
subcontinent
a seasonal wind that can bring in catastrophic storms
a particular group in a certain social class
an important change
land separated by geographical features
monsoon
a seasonal wind that can bring in catastrophic storms
caste
a particular group in a certain social class
19 terms
India
subcontinent
Hindu Kush
Himalyas
Monsoon
a large landmass that is like a continent, only smaller.
A mountain range along the northewestern border of India.
A high mountain range that extends through northern India, so…
a seasonal wind that produces a wet or dry period in a region…
subcontinent
a large landmass that is like a continent, only smaller.
Hindu Kush
A mountain range along the northewestern border of India.
21 terms
India
endangered
Hindu
mangrove
monsoon
in danger of dying out completely
major religion in India
tropical tree
seasonal storm
endangered
in danger of dying out completely
Hindu
major religion in India
43 terms
India
Indus River Valley
Indus River
Himalayas
Vedic Age
A valley (valle) and early civilization on the Indus River
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
The highest(la mas alto) mountains in the world, northern Ind…
A period in the history of India;Aryans change from nomads to…
Indus River Valley
A valley (valle) and early civilization on the Indus River
Indus River
A river in South Asia that flows from the Himalayas to the Ar…
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
12 terms
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
13 terms
India
karma
subcontient
monsoon
sanskrit
the consequences of how a person lives
huge mountains make a barrier from the rest of Asia
strong winds blowing one direction in the winter and the oppo…
Indian written language
karma
the consequences of how a person lives
subcontient
huge mountains make a barrier from the rest of Asia
42 terms
India
sudra
enlightenment
monsoon
reincarnation
serf
state of pure goodness
rainy season
process through which a person is believed to go from one lif…
sudra
serf
enlightenment
state of pure goodness
13 terms
India
dharma
buddhism
karma
monk
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha.
The belief that actions in this life, whether good or bad, wi…
A man who devotes his life to a religious group, often giving…
dharma
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties
buddhism
A religion based on the teachings of the Buddha.
8 terms
India
Monsoon
Caste
Sanskrit
Guru
Seasonal winds, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern A…
An Indian social class whose members are restricted in the jo…
the ancient written language of India.
a teacher.
Monsoon
Seasonal winds, especially in the Indian Ocean and southern A…
Caste
An Indian social class whose members are restricted in the jo…
31 terms
India
subcontinent
Indus River
Ganges River
Himalayas
A large landmass that juts out from a continent. Example: India
Place where Indus River Valley Civilization started.
Located in India, this river is considered sacred to Hindus a…
The world's highest mountain range, forming the northern bord…
subcontinent
A large landmass that juts out from a continent. Example: India
Indus River
Place where Indus River Valley Civilization started.
34 terms
India
subcontinent
monsoon
language family
raja
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
A seasonal wind
A collection of languages related to each other through a com…
A prince
subcontinent
A large landmass that is smaller than a continent
monsoon
A seasonal wind
92 terms
india
aryans
social life
life
true
who did the caste system originate with
the caste system determines what
how long are you part of your cast
there is no way out of your cast (t/f)
aryans
who did the caste system originate with
social life
the caste system determines what
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