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Asian Test

Asia test

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copy deck
Elements of the Taj Mahal
Iwan/Pishtaq,Plinth/Base chamfered edges
Who is Minamoto
A general in Japan
What are the five classics
change, odes, rites, annals, history
Where did Angkor Wat occur in
Cambodia
Elements of the Angkor Wat
Olgival Towers, Cruciform, Longest religious structure, vast relief
What was the Angkor wat dedicated to
Vishnu
Who were the two divine beings in the story, "The beginning of the world"
Izanagi and Izanamic
Stupa
burial mound turned temple
What style was the Taj Mahal
Mughal
Porcelain
A Major export item in China
Nirvana
nothingness
What did the Samurai follow
The way of the bushido
Shrines
church
Bruhi Mukudeti
hindu religious songs
Chandragupta Maurya
Founder of Northern India
Where is the Forbidden City
In Beijing, China
What is the name of the oldest Veda?
Reg Veda
Tao
The way
What is Buddhism called in Japan
Zen Buddhism
yang
Male
Who is Ceba
The destroyer/restorer of life
Kecak
Monkey dance
Who wanted the Taj Mahal built
Emperor Shah Jahan
La Tzu
Tao Te Ching
How many avatars does vishnu have
ten
Zhonghua Liuban
instrumental performed in heterophony and creates relaxation
Moudra(s)
A pose
Huang He Valley is also known as
the yellow river valley
Krishna
The preserver of life
What are Brahmans?
Priests, who knew the rituals to satisfy the natural forces
Who is Buddha
the enlightened one
Dalai Lama
Buddha reincarnated in a chosen child
Laos
Mahayana Buddhist
What religion are the three poems: The Way, Emptiness, and Rulers from
Daoism/Taoism
What three epic writings are hindu based?
Ramayana,Mahabharata, and Upainshads
Why did Shah Jahan want the Taj Mahal built
For his favorite wife
Filial
sons and daughters
What are Vedas?
A collection of sacred poems
Bodhisattva
One who puts off Nirvana in order to come back and help others to attain enligtenment
What are the four noble truths
the world is full of suffering, desire is the cause, conquer, and eight fold path
What are the three dieties in Hinduism
Brahma, Krishna, and Ceba
How long was the Mauryan Age
322 BC-185 BC
Koans
riddles that are not logical
Yamto
imperial family
Finial
pointing towards heaven at the top of the onion dome
Why is it called the Epic Age?
Because Epic literature was written
Who is shiva's son
Ganesh
Indus River Vally Civilization is similar to?
Egyptian civilization
Honshu
name of the biggest island of japan
Where does the Shinto religion take place
Japan
What are the two main contrasts with wester philosophy
Oneness over Duality and Intuition over reason
Another word for "Orientalism
japonism
The white snake
An opera about Chinese love
What happened during the Tang Dynasty
Expand the boundaries of China, Buddhism reached its peak
What happens during the mongul dynasty
China is conquered
Upainshads
those who sit near
Who wrote the analects
Confucious
who is Shiva
the destroyer
What religion is the Videc Age apart of?
Confucious
How long was the Videc Age?
1500-100BC
Piety/reciprocity
respect for parents and parents have to take care of children
Dharma
the eternal truth
What are the four castes in order
Brahmans, Warriors, Merchants, and Untouchables
How long was the Epic Age?
100-600BC
Ying
Female
What is Buddhism
look inward
What religion is the story of Seijo's two souls
Zen Buddhism
Bhagavad Gita
the most important epic writing and apart of the Mahabharata
Where is the forbidden city
Beijing, China
Transmigration of soul
Reincarnation
What is Karma
Force
What is Daimyo
similar to feudal lords in Ancient Europe
Ming Dynasty
Lasted three hundred years, incompetent rulers, and tyrants
What is a Samurai
A warrior
Five Classics
Chinese literature, Confucious taught them
Who is shiva's wife
Parvat
Kami
Gods of nature
Ashoka
Greatest emperor of the Mauryan Age and spread of Buddhism
What is the second Great religion
Buddhism
Plinth/Base chamfered edges
beveled
What is the translation of the Bhagavad Gita
Song of the lord
What is Harappa?
Most famous city
Hitto
Last hero
What religion was the story about benevolence from
Confucianism
Peking opera contains
orchestra, speech, acrobats, martial arts, pantomine
Iwan/Pishtaq
vaulted hall or space
Gupta Age
known as the classical age in northern India
Chinese Architecture elements
horizontal, width, low ceilings, balance, Hierarchical placement
What did buddha define
The four noble truths
Shinto rituals
tea, marriage, purification, and forgiveness
Gagaku
elegant music
What age can the Videc age be compared to
The Ancient Rome age
Dharma
The eternal truth
What did confucious teach
The five classics
What is the rule of China
Dynastic
What happened during the Qin Dynasty
Built the great wall of China
Where did the Videc Age take place?
Pakistan and Western India
Uho Bato
dance music brought to Japan by Buddhist priest
Wheel of life
life is never ending cycle of birth life and death
Brahma
The creator of life
Shinto means
Way of the Gods
Krida Pinihan
performed at festival
What did Buddha condemn and establish
videc and the church
Kritis
Hindu religious songs
What did Videcs worship
Nature
What is the oldest surviving religion in Japan
Shinto
What did Ashoka tolerate
other religions
What empire was the Angkor wat apart of
Khmer
Harappa was ruled by?
Merchants
Did the Veda age have any temples or shrimes
No
What religion was the beginning of the world from
The shinto religion
What is the significance of the Great wall of China
A Chinese Icon and longest defensive
What happened during the Han Dynasty
Introduction of paper
another word for vedas
knowledge
who is lakshmi
Vishnu's wife

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