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The earliest written source brought in during the Aryan invasion of the India sub continent
The Vedas
the cultural center of the pre-aryan civilization
harappa
the river along whixh the pre-aryan culture is built
indus
the god inherited from the pre-aryan culture
shiva
the aryan god who often takes human incarnations such as krisna
vishnu
the goddess who meditates and transforms her dull, lusterless skin into radiant gold
parvati
the god who is said by the aryan culture to have created the world and the universe
brahma
the name of the dynasty brought to its height by asoka
maurya
the center of asoka's empire
magadha
the name of the dynasty said to be the golden age of india
gupta
the eastern portion of pakistan that became independant in 1971
bangladesh
the name of gandhi's strategy of non-violent protest
satyagraha
the designer of the miracle seeds which made the green revoution possible. he recieved the nobel peace prize in 1971
norman bourlaug
one portion of the mahabharata said to contain the essence of hindu philosophy
bhagavadgita
the first prime minister of india, who began the SSD project in 1957
Nehru