Save
Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever
or

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
focusNode
Didn't know it?
click below
 
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Know
0:00
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Hinduism & Buddhism

Our World

QuestionAnswer
Chandragupta Maurya Founded Maurya empire Built Grand Trunk RoadUnified Much of India
Asoka Grandson of Chandragupta MauryaCruel at first, then converted to Buddhism Expanded empire and encouraged people to be tolerant of all faiths
Chandragupta 1 Founded the Gupta empirerenamed himself, so people would think of him as connected to Chandragupta Maurya
Samudragupta Son of Chandragupta 1Expanded the Gupta empire
Chandragupta II LOVED learning!Supported the arts; scholars; mathmeticians,architects, artists, writers sat at court with him.
Middle Way Way of life nor too strict nor too easy. Like a stringed guitar.
Devi The Mother of All Creation
Ganesh The God of Success or The remover of obstacles
The Four Noble Truths 1)Life is filled wiht suffering2)Suffering is caused by people wanting more pleasure, more pwer, or a longer life.3)Suffering can end only when people stop wanting things.4)People must follow eight basic laws if they're to stop wanting things.
Buddhism Is the religion started by Siddhartha Gautama (Buddha). The religion of there can be no suffering. and the Buddhist's must follow the Middle Way, The Four Noble Truths, and The Eightfold Path.
The Eightfold Path A set of instructions on the proper way to live.
Dhrama Includes hundreds of rules that tell Hindus of each caste how to live.
Vishnu The Presever or The One That is All.
Shiva The God of Time and Destruction.
Monk A man who gives up all he owns and gives his life to religion.
Buddha Once Prince Siddhartha Guatama gave his life to be a monk. And then started a religion called Buddhism."The Awakened One"
Karma Is a force caused by a person's good or bad acts.
Reincarnation According to the Vedas, people move in a continuing circle of birth,death,and rebirth.
Caste System Is a system of people in certain groups1)Priests2)Princes3)Professionals and Merchants4)Servants
Vedas Contains basic beliefs of Hinduism.The oldest Veda has more than 1,000 religous songs were printed between 100-300 B.C
Hinduism One of the World's oldest religions began with the aryan invaders.
Aryans People from Central Asia
Cylinder Seals Identified each merchants goods.
Sanskrit Ancient Indian language
Archaeologists A person who studies the remains of past cultures.
Subcontinent Large landmass that is geographically separated from the rest of the continent.
Himalayan Mountians Mountain range that separates the Indian subcontinent from teh reast of Asia.
Body of Water the Indus River flows into Arabian Sea
Proverb Short saying expressing a well-known truth or fact
Created by: eohowell404
Popular Religion sets

 

 



Voices

Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards