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areli-India

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What is a Subcontinent ? a large area separated by water from the other lands
What is the Mount Everest ? its the highest peak was remeasured in the late 1990 s
What are the Monsoon Season ? the rainy season which lasts from June through September
What is the Indo - Ganges Plains ? a flat plain that is fan out to the east and west through the wide
What is Subsistence Farming ? the act of trading with a small group
Where does the Indus River Valley lie ? the plain in Pakistan
What is a Deccan Plateau ? at the point of the tip diamond where the land rises
What are the Harappa Mohenjo-Daro ? home to thousands of people
What is Sanskrit ? a different language from other people who were living in the valley
What is Vedas ? contain these writings
What is Brahmins ? held the highest position in society
What are Sudras ? were given the lowest position in society
What is the Cyrus ll ? to have been the founder of the Persian Empire
What is Darius l ? who followed Cyrus brought the Persian Empire to India
What time did Ashoka power ? took power in about 270 b.c
What is Hinduism ? the main religion in India
What is the Big Veda ? it is a collection of more than 1,000 hymns that priests recited at ceremonies and during rituals
What is Brahman ? is the source and final destination of everything
What is Reincarnation ? is the process through which a person goes from one life to the next
What is Caste ? a lifelong social group into which he or she is born
What is Buddhism ? a religion that is spread
Who was The Buddha ? was born during the sixth century b.c
What was Bodh Gaya ? Siddhartha mediated for awhile
What is Enlightenment ? a state of pure goodness
What is Four Noble Truths ? about human suffering
What is Eight fold Path a way of living that can help them find relief from their suffering
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