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Fine handwriting calligraphy
People who devote their lives to speaking spiritual truth mystic
The rise and fall of dynasties Dynastic Cycle
seasonal wind monsoon
special regard veneration
Raised above land level Plateau
Group of families who claimed a common ancestor clan
Single spiritual power beyond the many gods of the Vedas brahman
System of government where local lords governed their own land feudalism
Large landmass that juts from a continent subcontinent
Social groups that people are born into and can't change caste
Some of the oldest forms of Chinese writing are on this oracle bone
Aryan tribe leaders Rajah
Fine windblown yellow soil loess

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Chapter 3 Vocabulary Review Crossword

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Large landmass that juts out from a continent subcontinent
Seasonal wind; in India, this brings hot, dry weather in the winter and rain in the summer Monsoon
In traditional Indian society, unchangeable social group into which a person is born Caste
According to Aryan belief, the single spiritual power that resides in all things Brahman
Elected warrior chief of an Aryan tribe in ancient India; local Hindu ruler in India Rajah
Fine windblown yellow soil Loess
Bone used by priests in Shang China to predict the future OracleBone
Fancy or stylized handwriting Calligraphy
Rise and fall of Chinese dynasties according to the Mandate of Heaven dynasticcycle
Loosely organized system of government in which local lords governed their own lands but owed services to a greater lord Feudalism
Yellow River where the Shang Dynasty first settled in Ancient China HuangHe
River where the cities of Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro were located in Ancient India Indus
Mountain range isolating India from China and the rest of Asia Himalayas
River valley where the Aryans mainly settled Ganges
This body of water isolated China on its eastern border EastChinaSea

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Chapter 3, Section 1 and 2 Vocab Crossword

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Blending of two or more cultures ACCULRATION
Nonviolence AHIMSA
Every person has an essential self ATMAN
A single spiritual power, beyond many gods BRAHMAN
Social groups into which people are born CASTES
Religious and moral duties of an individual DHARMA
Right views ,right asspirations, ect. EIGHTFOLDPATH
A part of Buddhism FOURNOBLETRUTHS
Bronze age culture that flourished in Indus valley HARAPPA
God of war INDRA
Actions of people that results to fate in their next life KARMA
Half of a twin city MOHENJODARO
Union with brahman MOKSHA
Seasonal winds that regularly blow MONSOON
People who seek direct communication with divine forces MYSTICS
Union with the universe and release the cycle of birth NIRVANA
Raised area of level land, this juts into the Indian ocean PLATEAU
Aryan tribe leaders RAJAH
Rebirth of the soul in another bodily form REINCARNATION
One of the two groups Buddhism is split into SECTS
Lived in the Himalayas SIDDHARTHAGAUTAMA
A large landmass that juts out from a continent SUBCONTINET
Hymns, chants, ritural instruction, religious teachings VEDAS
Cattle VENERATION

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EARLY RIVER VALLEY CIVILIZATIONS Word Search

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Feudalism
Dynastic cycle
Mandate of Heaven
Oracle bones
Loess
Harappan civilization
Monsoons
Indian subcontinent
Papyrus
Hieroglyphics
Mummification
Pyramid
Theocracy
Pharaohs
Narmer
Nile delta
Hammurabi
Empire
Polytheism
Cultural diffusion
Dynasty
City-state
Fertile Crescent
Ancient China
Ancient Egypt
Mesopotamia
Indus Valley

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Ancient Civilizations Crossword

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Rainy season during the year Monsoon
Creator of Buddhism Siddhartha Guatama
City in the Indus Valley civilization Harappa
Another major city in the Indus Valley civilization Mohenjo-Daro
The highest caste in Hinduism Brahman
The spiritual enlightenment Buddhists strived to reach Nirvana
The spiritual transformation the Hindus strived to undergo Reincarnation
Social system used in Hinduism Caste
Sacred text of the Hindus Vedas
Self values and principles that Buddhists strived to follow Four Noble Truths
Mental and spiritual keys to finding nirvana Eightfold Path
Events that are a direct reflection of your behavior in life Karma
Moral principle of nonviolence Ahimsa
An individual's religious and moral duties Dharma
A large, distinguishable part of a continent Subcontinent
High lands with flat terrain Plateau
Great respect or reverance Veneration
A monarch or princely ruler Rajah
King of the Hindu gods Indra
A group whose religious beliefs differ from others Sect
The spiritual life principle of the universe Atman
Emancipation from the birth and death cycle Moksha
Spiritually significant Mystic
To take in a different culture Acculturation

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U Crossword

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groups assigned by birth caste
great respsect veneration
the rainy season monsoon
an area that has very high ground plateau
a large part of a continent like south and north america subcontinet
a person who seeks complation mystic
a person of the highest hindu caste brahman
a group of close knit clan
windblown sediment loess
an indian king or prince rajah

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Buddhism and Hinduism Crossword

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What is the section of the Vedas that answer mystical questions related to Hinduism? Upanishads
What is the "essential self" called? Atman
Rebirth of the soul in another bodily form Reincarnation
All the actions in ones life that affect their fate in the next life Karma
Religous and moral duties as an individual Dharma
A key principle of Hinduism meaning non-violence Ashima
Social groups in which people are born Castes
The founder of Buddhism, the Buddha Siddhartha Guatama
Final goal for Buddhists, union with the universe Nirvana
Spiritual force that everything is a part of Brahman
Union with Brahman Moksha
Lowest caste, considered heavily polluted Untouchables
The books in which sacred Hindu teaching are recorded Vedas
Type of Buddhism that is practiced through a life of hard spiritual work Theravada
Type of Buddhism that is easier for everyday people to practice Mahayana

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Indus Valley Civilization Crossword

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rain monsoon
language of the Vedas sanskirt
prince raja
jati caste
unseen universal spirit brahmans
teacher guru
Aryan belief hinduism
the rebirth of the soul reincarnation
personal duty dharma
Hindu holy writings Vedas

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Ancient India crossword puzzle Answers

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A large land mass like a continent but smaller Subcontinent
A trans-boundary of Asia Ganges River
A long mountain range Hindu Kush
A mountain range in Asia Himalayas
One of the main rivers mentioned in Rig Veda Saraswati River
seasonal wind differences Monsoons
An Asian river that rises in Tibet Indus River Valley
An ancient civilization that flourished in Indus River Valley Harrappan Civilization
A community that was carefully planned Planned Cities
A city in SE Pakistan Mohnenjo-Daro
A Reddish brown metal Copper Tools
Is a kind legislative Weighs and Measures

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World History Ch. 3 Crossword

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The rights and duties of members of various classes in Indian society Dharma
A long poem that describes the adventures of a hero or heroes Epic
Seasonal winds that cross southern Asia, producing wet and dry seasons Monsoon
A chief in the early Aryan society of India Rajah
A large land mass, such as India, that is geographically and culturally distinct from the rest of a continent Subcontinent
In Hinduism, the accumulated good and bad acts of all of one's previous lives Karma
A spiritual belief of Hindus that the soul is reborn over and over in different bodies until it is purified Reincarnation
The faith of most of India's people, characterized by the goal of returning to Brahman through reincarnation Hinduism
Four sacred Indian texts that include collections o hymns, prayers, explanations of religious rituals, and wise sayings Vedas
In Hindu society, a fixed social grouping based on class, occupation, and tradition Caste

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Early River Valley Civilization Crossword

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Which civiliazion had the Nile river as a perfect waterway for trade and agriculture? Egypt
Which civilization had a weak government and based their rules off of the Code of Hammurabi? Mesopotamia
What is the start of the Dynastic cycle? The Mandate of Heaven
How were societies structured? social classes
What rules helped keep the people of mesopotamia in order? The Code of Hammurabi
The use of animals for labor Domestication
Which civilization was profitable off of silk? China
The belief in more than one God Polytheistic
The idea of males being superior to females Patriarchy
The belief that ancestors that have died could still impact life on earth Ancestor worship
Who chose to rule in the Chinese civilzation? God
The spread of languages and ideas Cultural diffusion
China is located in Asia
What were the two rivers of Mesopotamia? Tigris and Euphrates
Mild climate helped with the growth of Crops
Where did civilizations settle near? rivers
A large landmass that juts out from a continent subcontinent

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