Classical India. Aryans ~ Maurya ~ Gupta. Indian Geography. Himalayas – tallest mountains in the world Ganges River – sacred river fed by the snow of the Himalayas Indus River – drier than Ganges Deccan Plateau – relatively dry Coasts – historically the most populated. Monsoons.
Aryans ~ Maurya ~ Gupta
Summer – warm moist wind from the southwest
Winter – cold, dry wind from the northeast
Kshatriyas = arms
Vaisyas = thighs
Sudras = feet