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Jati


Murphy

subcastes

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Bhakti Movement


Murphy

Cult that sought to erase the distinction between Hinduism and Islam

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Guru Kabir


Murphy

Taught that Vishnu, Shiva, and Allah were all manifestations of a single universal deity

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Vishnu


Murphy

Hindu deity ; Preserver of the world who watched from the heavens and entered the world in human form to resist evil or communicate his teachings

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Shiva


Murphy

Hindu deity; God of fertility and a destructive deity, gave life but also took it away when the season was over

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Ankor thom and Ankor wat

Two temple cities of Ankor
William Loper

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Harsha

Temporarily restored centralized rule in India. 606 to 648 CE
William Loper

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Xuanzang

7th century Chinese monk who made a famous trip to India to collect Buddhist texts
William Loper

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Harihara

Combined deity of Vishnu and shiva
William Loper

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Bulla

emperor of the Vijayanagara Empire from the Sangama Dynasty.
William Loper

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What is the bay between Vietnamese China and India

Bay of Bengal mitchell

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What mountain range separates the Indian subcontinent and China

Himalayas mitchell neunuebel

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What strait is vital to Chinese trade

Strait of Melaka mitchell neunuebel

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Byzantine emperor that built the Hagia Sofia

Justinian mitchell neunuebel

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What enormous church was converted to a mosque with a large some and later added for pillars

Hagia Sofia
Mitchell neunuebel

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Who was St Benedict's sister? She also provided guidence for the religous life of women in convents.

St Scholastica

Nill

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Vicious Norse Seafarers

Vikings

Nill

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Justinian's wife

Theodora

Nill

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Ruled 606-648 ce, temporarily restored unified rule in northern india

King Harsha

Nill

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Leader of turks in Afghanistan. Built Ghazni

Mahmud of Gazni

Nill

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Italian who founded monasteries and codes for them that provided mild asceticism

St. Benedict

McLeese

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Temporarily re established in Western Europe

Charlemagne

McLeese

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Charlemagne's son who lost control of the empire

Louis the pious

McLeese

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Conducted missions to Bulgaria and Moravia to the Slavs

St. Cyril

McLeese

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Crowned Charlemagne emperor on Christmas Day mass.

Pope Leo III

McLeese

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Built the city of Constantine in the Byzantine Empire

Constantine
(Packel)

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Justinian's most significant contribution to the Byzantine Empire

His coding of the Roman Law into many different languages
(Packel)

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Descendants of nomadic peoples settled in Hungary; attacked Carolingian empire from the East

Magyars
(Packel)

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Worked 3 days a week for their lords, as well as providing additional labor services during planting and harvesting season

Peasants in Western Europe
(Packel)

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Traveled throughout the Mediteranean to record the conditions of Jewish cities

Benjamin of Tudela