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Unformatted text preview: producing enough resources to support the people. Dravadians - invaded by the aryians Brahmin - Priest caste - highest level Kshatriya - warrior caste - enforcers vaisya - the rich class Sudra - lower class; peasents Achuta, Dalit, Pariah - Outcaste class 3 main gods Brahman - god of creation Vishnu - god of life/preservation Shiva - god of destruction Karma - the sum of your actions. decides whether you were a good person or bad person. napal - the highest city in the world Siddhartha Guatma - sheltered his whole life, dad dies and he ventures out and is shocked at the outside world. asceticism - clear one's mind by means of abuse, starvation, etc . . Nirvanna - state of bliss and understanding Buddhism - teaching how to reach the state if nirvanna to escape the cycle of reincarnation. no god, no diety, no prophet. Philosaphy of life....
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- Spring '11
- World History