Ancient India & China. Chapter 3. Chapter 3 Section 1. Early Civilizations of India & Pakistan. Hinduism Warm Up.
Chapter 3 Section 1
“The essential self or the virtual essence in humans is the same as that in an ant, the same as that in a gnat, the same as that in an elephant…indeed the same as that in the whole universe.”
What does this quote mean? Explain
using your own words
Essential Question: “How have scholars learned about India’s first two civilizations, Indus & Aryan?”
What does American culture/religion have in common with India’s culture & religion?
*Write the prompt & your response, 1 paragraph.*
Caste Siddhartha Gautama
Four Noble TruthsEightfold Path
Essential Question: “ In what ways were religion and society connected in Ancient India?”
Karma: person’s behavior in life determines their caste in the next life
Dharma: Your responsibilities in life to family & caste, do this job well!
No more than one group per religion
Ch. 3 Section 5