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BUDDHISM Sangha Four Noble Truths: 1. All life is suffering 2. Suffering caused by desire 3. End desire, End suffering 4. Path of discipline/meditation More a way of life than a religion. Jainism Mahavira - Karmons - accumulated bad karma Nirjana - purge of bad karma Ganges river valley - most heavily populated area in the world. Mahabharata - Aryan epic. Megasthenes - knew how to write Jati - Family Sati - The widow should die at her husbands funeral Chandragupta Maurya - Asoka Maurya - ____________________________________________________________ GREECE Two different types of Greeks: - Aeolians - The Aeolian Greeks who were
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located in northern and central Greece colonized the large island of Lesbos - Dorians - The Dorians established themselves in southwestern Greece, especially in the Peloponnesus, as well as on some of the southern Aegean islands, including Crete. Peloponessus - Island Tyrant - Brings about peace during times of chaos Polis - A city state Eclessia - the general assembly of athens - Male - 18 - Served in military - Citizen - Land owner Thetes - the poor Phalanx - greek formation - citizen - no slaves or peseants Hippeis - the rich Zeugitai - middle class
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