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large landmass that juts out from a continent

Subcontinent

1

raised area of level land

Plateau

2

seasonal wind that regularly blows from a certain direction for part of the year

Monsoon

3

large ancient city of the Indus civilization, located in present-day Pakistan

Harappa and Mohnejo- Daro

4

special regard

Veneration

5

the blending of two or more cultures

Acculturation

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a collection of prayers, hymns, and other religious teachings developed in ancient India beginning around 1500 B.C.

Vedas

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in ancient India, the elected warrior chief of an Aryan tribe

Rajah

8

in the belief system established in Aryan India, the single spiritual power that resides in all things

Brahman

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person who devotes his or her life to seeking direct communion with divine forces

Mystics