HW 7 - Harappa In India Harappa is known as a city in Punjab and is also a civilization It is located near the Ravi River and is also next to an

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Harappa In India, Harappa is known as a city in Punjab and is also a civilization. It is located near the Ravi River and is also next to an ancient fortified city. Even though the culture centered itself around Sindh and Punjab, it stretched all the way to what we know today as Pakistan. Vedas Vedas is a large corpus of texts that came from Ancient India. They are known as the oldest texts of Hinduism and come from non-human compositions. These texts are classified into four sections, The Brahmanas, Aranyakas, Samhitas, and Upanishads. Together these texts are called shruti. Brahmans Brahman is known as a concept of Hinduism. It is defined as the unchanging, infinite, immanent, and transcendent reality which is the Divine Ground of all matter, energy, time, space, being, and everything beyond this universe. It is known to be the last remaining piece to the universe, if everything else was eliminated. Ahimsa
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course MTH 201 taught by Professor Gilmore during the Spring '08 term at Northeastern.

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