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Gandhi was arrested over three times for "Public Unrest Conspiracies". Gandhi led to the independence of India by his protests. Gandhi provided many peace speeches and independence speeches. Gandhi was assassinated in 1948 by 3 point blank shots to his chest.
Timeline Of India
A Indus Valley civilization develops around the Indus river. They use crops to barter with others. Reached the height of power and larger than any other empire.
Indus civilization collapses. Thought to be from floorings.
Aryan people invade India from the North. Spreaded through the Indus Valley and into the Ganges Valley
Trade is very popular in India. Silks, berries, spices, and precious stones are bartered.
320 - 550
India is ruled by the Gupta Empire
Mogul Empire begins. Starts to rule North and South India, unifying them.
Great Britain, Holland, and France establish trading points in India for valuable items.
Shah Jahan begins the constructions of the Taj Mahal for his beloved Wife.
British overthrow Mogul and take over India
Mohandas Ghandi launches a nonviolent campaign about resistance against the rule in India by the British.
India gains Independence and is split into two.
Ghandi gets assassinated
Indira Ghandi becomes elected Prime Minister of India. First Prime Minister that is a woman in India.
Hinduism: Has many gods. It is a religion that is commonly found in SE Asia
- Ganesha: is the son of The God, Sheva
- Sheva is the goddess of death
- Brahman: , Is the concept of God in Hinduism.
- Dharma: "Behavior that makes life possible".
- Karma: Is when Great effects are acquired from what has been done in the past. (Good) Vice Versa
- Samsara: Is the repeating cycle of birth, life, death, and reincarnation. In Hinduism, Samsara is thought to be an illusion of life.
- 3 Hindu Deities are Shaivism, Vaishnavism, and Shaktism
Fun Facts About India
- India has over 1.2 billion people living in it.
- Most popular sport is Cricket.
- It is illegal to take Rupees out of India.
- India was the birth of the game Chess
- All of India is under a Single Time Zone.
- National animal is the Peacock.
The Taj Mahal
Today I visited the Taj Mahal! It is known as one of the most Iconic and beautiful places on the planet! Did you know that the Taj Mahal was created by an emperor in memory of his beloved wife? The Taj Mahal took nearly 21 years to finish! Over 3 million people visit it every year!
Why are most Indians vegetarians?
In the Hindu religion, All life is sacred in the world. Most Brahmin people believe that their body is closer to fruits and vegetables than eating meat.
Government Of India and Economy
The Government Of India is known as a Union Government. The Economy Of India is the tenth-most ranked in the World! A Union Government is a government that is based of a group of nations, or states that work together.
Climate and Seasons Of India