ancient india

by taylor novander

homes

A home is mad of bamboo with thatched roof. Homes had 1-2 rooms.

clothing

  • men wore dhoti, a cloth wrapped around their body and tied between their legs
  • Clothing showed economic status . Women wore jewelry and gems stones
  • Women would a sari , long silk cloth wrapped around there body

hinduism

basic beliefs

  • Individual souls are immortal Truth is eternal|

  • Brahman is Truth and Reality.

  • The Vedas are the ultimate authority

  • Everyone should strive to achieve dharma.


food

They farmed for their foods, grapes, dates,

Barely, melons, wheat, peas.three meals a day.

Most Indians are vegetarian, especially the

Hindu Indians.

education

Most people were not educated.But higher class

Boys were educated.Guru means teacher and

They were well respected.

Their schools were called ashrams.

jobs

the ancient Indians would have jobs like

  • musician
  • teachers
  • governors
  • farmers (most people were)
  • artist
  • carpenters
  • gold smiths
  • doctors

entertainment

Most people were not educated.But higher class

Boys were educated.Guru means teacher and

They were well respected.

Their schools were called ashrams.