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Monsoon

Strong wind that blows one direction in the winter and opposite in the summer

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Caste

Social group that someone is boren in and cannot leave

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Raja

Led each tribe, ran small kingdom (prince)

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Sanskrit

Aryan Written language to write down history

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Reincarnation

Idea of passing though many lives to reach the Brahman

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Brahman

Universal spirit

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Guru

Teacher a top society or wealthy son had

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The oldest religion in the world

Hinduism

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Achievements of siddhartha Gautama

The Buddha, founded Buddhism

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Founder of the muaryan empire

Chandrugupta Maury

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Changes Aryans brought

Farmed, created plow, built canals, cattle sacred, REPLACED PEACEFUL WITH A WAR-LIKE CULTURE

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Modern peaceful protest

Jainism

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Rights of women in ancient India

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