English II honor's asian unit
~by: Rebecca Smith~
What does Nepal's culture represent? A fusion of Indo-Aryan and Tibet-Mongolian influences
Location: Nepal is a sort of rectangular region with an area of 147,181 square miles. The Himalayan mountains reside in Nepal. To the south, the west, and the east lies Indian states. To the north of Nepal is Tibet. The Himalayas divide the land into six diverse ethic groups and over fifty languages.
Ethnic relations: plenty of racial, cultural, and linguistic groups reside in Nepal, these groups are often broken up into three categories: Indio- Nepalese, Tibeto- Nepalese, and Indigenous- Nepalese
Food: Mostly Nepalese people consider meals unacceptable unless their is a large helping of rice. It also includes lintels , cooked vegetables, and pickled fruits or vegetables.
Economy: Nepalese economy is based on farmers who commonly grow rice, maize, millet, barley, wheat, and vegetables.
Food: Rice is the main food at almost every meal for almost everyone in Thailand. Most meals include rice, gravy dishes, side dishes, soup, and salad.
Inheritance: The property of the deceased parents is typically split equally between the children, even though the youngest daughter has the primary responsability of caring for the parents.
Language: Malay became Malaysia's main language in 1967
Food: There is a large mixture of Malay, Chinese, and Indian cooking in Malaysia. Tropical fruits, spicy foods, rice, and large amounts of meat are common in Malaysia.
Food: Mongolian food is based off of nomadic cattle, which includes meat and milk.
Arts: Mongol Khoomii, or Mongolian throat singing is among many different Mongolian style music.
Language: Hangul, Korea's language, is spoken by five million people speak it in both North and South Korea. The language was created in 1446 by King Sejong.
Christianity: South Korea has recently looked towards Christianity, In fact some of the worlds largest churches are in South Korea.
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