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World History

Chapter 4 Vocabulary

Atman essential self
Moksha union with brahman
Reincarnation rebirth of soul in another bodily form
Karma actions in one’s life that affect fate in next life
Dharma wheel of fate
ahimsa nonviolence (morale principle of Hinduism)
Nirvana final Buddhist goal: union with universe.
sect smaller group
missionary people on religious mission
golden age period of great cultural achievement
decimal system numbers based on 10
stupa large dome - shaped shrines
mural wall paintings
joint family extended family
dowry payment to bridegroom
philosophy system of ideas
filial piety respect for parents
Monopoly complete control of product by one group
expansionism increasing territory
warlord local military ruler
acupuncture needles at specific points to relieve pain
Created by: giovannivillegas