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Subcontinent
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A large landmass that is smaller then the continent.
India is a Subcontinent of Asia.

Monsoon
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A Strong wind that brings heavy wind to places.
In India there was a monsoon so big that it blew the house down!

PlateauA planteau.jpg
A Flat area of Land that is elevated from the Ground.
I live in a plateau...

GlaciersBeautiful Glacier.jpg
Water & Ice Left Fallen from Mountains
If I fell of a mountain i would die from a Glacier.

Hinduismhinduismm.jpg
An Indian religion known to be sacred.
Hinduism is a sacred way to live life.

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A good way to live life.
Dharma is my way to follow.

Brahman
a supreme leader following the Hindu ways which is now worshiped in many countries.
Everyday Hindu people worship their Brahman at different times of day.

deity
A rank of a supreme of god which is advanced in ways
A Brahman is like a deity but is not as big as a supreme leader or a deity.

karma
A bringing of good or bad results on oneself according to his/her behavior.
If you hurt your sister as a Hindu, You will get Bad Karma and it will not have very many good results.

samsara
A process of coming into existence in a different type of thing....
If you have good karma, you can get out of Samsara.

Vedas
An entire body of Hinduism sacred writings.
Hindus read sacred writings almost every day to learn them over and over....

Sanskrit
It is a literary language for Hindus.
Hindus and Buddhists Read Sanskrit everyday to remember the ways of the religion Hinduism and Buddhism.

Brahmin
A person who is aloof.
Things can make some person aloof.

caste
A social group that has something to do with Buddhism
Caste sounds like something you would put on your arm if you broke it but is not what i thought it was.

reincarnation
getting reborn from another god
my friend got reincarnated yesterday.

pilgrimage
any long journey
My family are going on a big trip

Buddhism
a religion
A religion that i am.

Buddha
any of a series of teachers in Buddhism
For example Prince siddhartha

Prince Siddhartha
Prince Siddhartha is the buddha
He saw what people have gone threw and he changed his ways.

ascetic
someone who gives up everything.
Prince siddhartha became an ascetic.

alms
The mountains
happy to the mountains..

Enlightenment
to be happy
I am happy

Nirvana
The way to escape samsara
stuff.....

Unification
the process of joining two or more things together.
The unification of India.

Mauryan Empire
An Empire.
Rome was an empire.

edicts
King Ashoka's laws
He put them everywhere

monks
A member of a monastic group.
The monk worships a the monastary.