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India

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Ascetic characterized by or suggesting the practice of severe self-discipline and abstention from all forms of indulgence, typically for religious reasons
Brahman a member of the highest Hindu caste, that of the priesthood
Canals an artificial waterway constructed to allow the passage of boats or ships inland or to convey water for irrigation
caste system each of the hereditary classes of Hindu society, distinguished by relative degrees of ritual purity or pollution and of social status
Dharma the principle of cosmic order
Karma the sum of a person's actions in this and previous states of existence, viewed as deciding their fate in future existences
Monsoons a seasonal prevailing wind in the region of South and Southeast Asia, blowing from the southwest between May and September and bringing rain
Polytheism the belief in or worship of more than one god.
reincarnation/samsara the cycle of death and rebirth to which life in the material world is bound.
Stupa a dome-shaped structure erected as a Buddhist shrine.
Subcontinent a large, distinguishable part of a continent, such as North America or southern Africa
urban planning a technical and political process concerned with the development and use of land
Created by: Always_Alexis