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Two largest countries in South Asia
India and Pakistan
Large island that lies off the coast of India
Two major rivers empty into the Ganges Dalta.
The Ganges River and Brahmaputra
The religion praticed by the majority of the population in the most countries in South Asia.
The source of the three major rivers of South Asia.
The official language of India
This project has improved agricultural yield in South Asia
Country in East Pakistan became due to the outcome of the civil war.
Music and dance based on drumming.
Social group that someone is born into.
Caste sytem name in India
Another name for the social levels of the cast system
Each social level of the caste system is made up of
Deals with the dead, trash, and skins animals
How many years the British government ruled over the Indian subcontinent
India and Pakistan tested in 1998
What percentage of arranged marriages is in India
A man from a wealthy family dies and his wife is expected to jump into the funeral fire
Dates of the British Raj
1765 and 1857
The percentage that India represents of South Asia population
Main tourist attraction in Nepal
Founder of Buddhism
Country Buddha was born
Islands that are low lying tops of submerged volcanoes
Three strands of the Green Revolution
Biochemical, mechanical, social
Maldives are called because it has many small islands.
India's first Prime Minister