Clare C’s Source document
The History Alive! The Ancient World By Wendy Frey
Subcontinent http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Indian-Subcontinent.jpg
Monsoon http://thecomingcrisis.blogspot.com/2011/07/monsoon-flooding-in-northeast-india.html
Plateau http://www.doi.gov/archive/news/08_News_Releases/080313a.html
Glaciers http://www.theresilientearth.com/?q=content/himalayan-glaciers-not-melting
Hinduism http://www.jain.8k.com/hinduism.html
Dharma http://lost.wikia.com/wiki/The_DHARMA_Initiative
Brahman http://www.usefulcharts.com/images/hindu-gods/brahma.jpg
Deity http://www.craftsinindia.com/newcraftsimages/BRASS0001KAL14.jpg
Karma http://servantofchaos.typepad.com/soc/2006/11/whats_a_karma_c.html
Samsara http://hinduinthemaking.blogspot.com/2011/06/key-beliefs.html
Vedas http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/0/02/Rigveda_MS2097.jpg/300px-Rigveda_MS2097.jpg
Sanskrit http://www.freebsd.nfo.sk/hinduism/sanskrit.htm
Brahmanism http://history-of-hinduism.blogspot.com/2010/09/brahmanism-early-hinduism.html
Caste http://www.realbollywood.com/2011/07/caste-system-amitabh-bachchan-interview.html
Reincarnation http://www.amazon.com/Reincarnation-Claiming-Creating-Future-Edgar/dp/0312957548
Pilgrimage http://blogs.sacbee.com/photos/2009/06/hindu-pilgrimage-to-the-amarna.html
Buddhism http://www.history-of-china.com/southern-northern-dynasty/flourishment-of-buddhism.html
Buddha http://www.craftsinindia.com/newcraftsimages/bhumisparsha-buddha-ornate-body-small.jpg
Prince Siddhartha http://www.indolink.com/kidz/buddha.html
Ascetic http://www.transatlantis.net/blog/tag/ascetic/
Alms http://visions2200.com/Reunion/PhotosPast.html
Enlightenment http://thecostaricanews.com/enlightenment-revisited/7746
Nirvana http://www.indianetzone.com/22/nirvana_buddhist_philosophy_buddha..htm
Unification http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/china.html
Mauryan Empire http://history.howstuffworks.com/asian-history/history-of-india.htm
Edicts http://civosuwaty.comoj.com/what-are-asoka-s-edicts.php
Monk http://www.arthursclipart.org/aroundtheworld/world/page_01.htm
History Terms with
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Define the term in your own words.
Use the word in a sentence that shows understanding of the word's meaning.
Subcontinent

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A large landmass, that is smaller than any of the usually recognized continents.
India is one of the worlds largest subcontinents.
Monsoon
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Wind that brings a heavy rainfall.
In India there is a lot of monsoons.
Plateau
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Flat land.
Some people roam around on their horses on the plateau.
Glaciers
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Giant ice burgs that carve land.
Glaciers carved Michigan to look like a mitten.
Hinduism
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A religion that most people in India practice.
Hinduism is one of India's first major religion.
Dharma
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Religious law.
Dharma is part of Hinduism.
Brahman
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A member of the highest, or priestly, class among the Hindus.
The most rich people in India are the Brahmans.
deity
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God or a supreme being.
Deity are very important in India.
karma
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An action good or bad, either in this life or in reincarnation that determines your next life.
Karma, I think, is a very famous belief.
samsara
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The cycle of birth, death and rebirth.
Samsara is part of reincarnation.
Vedas
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Hinduism sacred writtings.
Vedas are very old writtings.
Sanskrit
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The religious and classical literary language of India.
People in India still speak this language.
Brahman (ism)
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The religous and social system of the Brahman.
Brahmanism is one kind of social structure, there are many more.
caste
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The system they organize you by our job and how much money you have.
The caste system keeps India and other countries more organized.
reincarnation
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The belief of one being after death comes back to earth as another being or form.
Reincarnation is mostly believed in Hinduism and Buddhism.
pilgrimage
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A group of people from one place that move to another.
The pilgrimage to the U.S.A for the first time was a big change.
Buddhism
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China's first major religion.
The laughing Buddha is one kind of a Buddha in Buddhism.
Buddha
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Indian religious leader; founder of Buddhism.
The Buddha used to be a prince.
Prince Siddhartha
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The founder of Buddhism.
Prince Siddhartha was the one who made the Buddha and became the Buddha.
ascetic
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A person who dedicates his or her life to a pursuit of contemplative ideals and practices extreme self-denial or self-mortification for religious reasons.
Ascetics most of the time starve to death just to be one.
alms
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Money, food, or other donations given to the poor or needy.
Alms are just like charaties.
Enlightenment​
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a philosophical movement of the 18th century, characterized by belief in the power of human reason and by innovations in political, religious, and educational doctrine.
Reaching enlightenment makes you feel good.
Nirvana
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Freedom from the endless cycle of personal reincarnations.
Nirvana is a good thing.
Unification
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A country under the same rules.
There is a unification in every country.
Mauryan Empire
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An empire that was in ancient India.
The Mauryan Empire was in India.
edicts
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Commands in writtings.
Some edicts are on pillars and placed around the city in ancient times.
monk
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A man who is a member of a monastic order.

A Buddhist monk.