Flashcards in 5.2 India and Persia Deck (11):
The site of one of the earliest civilization in South Asia
An ancient city in the Indus River Valley in Pakistan.
Persian king who established the Persian Empire.
Persian king who expanded the Persian Empire to include India.
360 BC-298 BC Soldier who started the Mauryan Empire, the first Indian empire, and later became a monk.
Grandson of Chandragupta Maurya. Who used stone columns to mark the territory of his empire and make announcements.
a priest who held the highest position in Aryan society.
a serf in Hindu society.
the main language of the Aryans.
"Books of Knowledge" that contains much of the stories and songs of the Aryans.