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Subcontinent

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l landmass,such as india
i uesed to live on a subcontinet.
Monsoon
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a strong wind that brings heavy rain
there is lots of monsoons where i live.
plateau
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a flat area of land that is elevated
i live on a plateau.
Glaciers
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a huge mass of ice.
i saw a glacier once.
Hinduism
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Indias first major religon
i know someone that is hindu.
Dharma
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one of the basic beliefs of hinduism
my friend lives by dharma.
Brahman
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a god with supreme power.
my friend belives in braham.
deity
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another name for god.
i know someone that calls god diety
karma
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the belifes of how the person lives in the next life.
i belive in karma.
samsara

cycle of birth death and reborn.
it is a cycle.
Vedas

a colletion of hindu scared writings.
very special writing.
Sanskrit

an ancient langue.
i know someone who spaeks sanskrit
Brahman (ism)

an ancient indian religon.
i dont know anyone who belives in brahism.
caste

a class or group.
i am in a caste.
reincarnation

when someone comes back to life.
my friends belive in recarnation.
pilgrimage

a journey to holy place
my friend took a trip to a holy place.
Buddhism

a religon of india began by a prince.
the princes name was siddartha or buddah.
Buddha

a man oringly named siddarhta.
there are more than nine hundred million people who belive in buddah.
Prince Siddhartha

who was once buddah
this is buddah.
ascetic

a person who give up worldly pleasuers
my friend had to ascetic.
alms

goods given to poor.
he does that alot.
Enlightenment

a socetey of people
my friend lives inb a enlightenment.
Nirvana

a water fall.
i have seen it before.
Unification

the emerging of goverments.
that has never happen to me.
Mauryan Empire

an empire that lived in india.
i have herd of him before.
edicts

an command that is obeyed
i like to give edicts.
monk

a holy person.
a person who is like a presit