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Social Studies:-)

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Harappan Civilization
thrived between 2300 and 1700
Hindu temples
hade many statues
Hinduism devloped how
when sacred texts started to blend
nonviolence
or the avoidence of violent actions
Astronomy
the study of stars and planets
Sudras
or lavorers and non aryans
Religous epics
Mahabharata about a prince
Metallurgy
the science of working with metals
Monsoon
seasonl wind patterns that cause wet and dry seasons
alloys
the mixture of two or more metals
eight fold pathe
base of hinu teachings
Candra Gupta 2
conomy flourished
hinduism and women
had no rights
Missionaires
people who spread their work to spread their religon and belifs
Inculation
injecting a person wiht a small dose of a virus to help him or her build defense t odisease
Caste system
divided indian society into groups basedon a persons wealth birth and occupation
who created buddhism
siddhartha Gautama when looking for why people suffered
Buddha means
the enlightened one
atman
the soul
Buddhism
a religion based on the teachings of buddha
Sandskirt
the mostr important language of ancient india
Fasting
going with out food
Hinduism
the largest religion in india today
Brahmins
priests
nirvana
the state of perfect peace
Ramayana
tells about rama
Vaisys
farmers crafts people traders
Subcontinent
is a large landmass that is smaller than a continent (ushally sperated my a large land mass)
four noble truths
heart of buddha teachings
humans suffer from what
desire and want of what they dont have
untouchables
lowest on caste
Asoka
converted to buddhism and peaceful ways
karma
the effects that good or bad actions that have on a persons soul
Hindu-arabic numerals
0-9numbers that we still use today
Jainism
was based on the teachings of a man named mahavira
Meditation
the focousing of the mind on spiritual matters
Reincarnation
proccess of rebirth
rules of caste
can t marry out of caste cant eat with different caste
Sanskirt
was the main launage in ancient aryans
Vedas
rigveda was a famous veda teaching veda s used as a big religon source in aryan life
Candragupta Maurya
united northern china
Kshatriyas
rulers or warriors
brahmanism
religon

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