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21 Cards in this Set

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Function: noun
a person who is learning a trade or art by experience under a skilled worker
Function: noun
FORTRESS; a fortified place
Function: verb
to change from one language or set of symbols into another <translate Japanese into English
Function: noun
1 : one of the classes into which the Hindu people of India were formerly divided
2 a : a division of society based upon differences of wealth, rank, or occupation b : social rank : PRESTIGE
Function: noun
1 : a person who does not know about and worship the God of the Bible : PAGAN
Function: noun
1 : a follower of Hinduism
2 : a person born or living in India
Function: noun
a religion of eastern and central Asia growing out of the teaching of Gautama Buddha
Function: biographical name
god worshipped in later Hinduism
Function: noun
Etymology: from guru, a word in Hindi (the major language in India) meaning "Hindu teacher or spiritual guide," derived from Sanskrit guru (adjective) "worthy of respect"
1 : a personal religious teacher and spiritual guide in Hinduism
Function: biographical name
about 563-about 483 B.C. originally Siddhartha Gautama Indian founder of Buddhism
1 : the final beatitude that transcends suffering, karma, and samsara and is sought especially in Buddhism through the extinction of desire and individual consciousness
2 a : a place or state of oblivion to care, pain, or external reality; also : BLISS, HEAVEN b : a goal hoped for but apparently unattainable : DREAM
Function: adjective
relating to, composed of, or found in alluvium, which is soil material (as clay, silt, sand, or gravel) deposited by running water
Function: noun
a Christian preacher who goes about from place to place trying to change or increase people's religious feelings
Function: noun
1 : an act of revealing or making known divine truth
Function: noun
1 : the action of reincarnating : the state of being reincarnated
2 : rebirth in new bodies or forms of life; especially : a rebirth of a soul in a new human body
Function: noun
1 /'bräm-&n/ : a member of the highest priestly class of Hindu society
any of four canonical collections of hymns, prayers, and liturgical formulas that comprise the earliest Hindu sacred writings
Function: noun
: an ancient Indic language of India and of Hinduism
Function: noun
Etymology: Sanskrit; akin to Latin firmus firm
1 Hinduism : an individual's duty fulfilled by observance of custom or law
2 Hinduism & Buddhism a : the basic principles of cosmic or individual existence : divine law b : conformity to one's duty and nature
Noble Eightfold Path
Buddhist teaching that only by following this path could people eventually be free from pain, suffering, death, and rebirth.
Rules of Eightfold Path
Be kind; don't harm any living thing; live in a right way; tell the truth; don't think of self; think of others; understand suffering; meditate