Hinduism Hinduism in the world
Polytheistic -belief in many gods- Hinduism the largest polytheistic religion in the world
Monotheistic -belief in one God- Islam is the second largest monotheistic religion (only Christianity is larger
Other than Hinduism, what other major world religion was founded in India?
Where did Buddhism spread to? Who spread it there?
China and Southeast Asia Spread by the missionary Asoka Asoka spreadBuddhism here!
To move up it after each life (reincarnation) by gaining good Karma-- when you reach the top and have good karma, you go to live with the universal spirit. Top of caste system: Priests Bottom of caste system: untouchables
Karma is all the good or bad things you do in life. If at the end of life you have “good karma,” you’ll move up the caste system when reincarnated. If have “bad Karma” you’ll be reincarnated down the caste system, or possibly be reincarnated as an animal.
Hindu (and Buddhist) belief that your soul is reborn over and over again as different people or animals.
Islam especially into an area called Kashmir in the Himalayas Kashmir
Textiles clothing products
Vasca Da Gama Portugal Da Gama’s route to India
After Da Gama’s trip, which three European countries set up trading posts in Mogul India?
Portugal, England, and the Netherlands (Dutch) England Netherlands
Great Britain British India to 1947
Civil disobedience and passive resistance Disobeying the law and authority without violence
After independence, India was split up into 3 countries by Great Britain, name them:
India, Sri Lanka, and East/West Pakistan India East Pakistan West Pakistan Sri Lanka
After a war with West Pakistan in 1971, East Pakistan became which independent country?