Ancient Civilizations -- INDIA



NEAR EAST EGYPT INDIA CHINA GREECE ROME AMERICAS



SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER: Mr. Tiwari (from India)

Students' names in Hindi (Sanskrit), written by Mr. Tiwari


6th Grade Projects (on the Ramayana)

RAMA: A LEGEND by Jamake Highwater -- retold by 6th grade students

Ramayana Summary - Valmiki's version -- retold by students

Epic of Ramayana -- Characters' Lives, Portrayed Within a Picture-Story Frame -- drawn by 6th grade students


LINKS TO INDIA WEB LINKS & RESOURCES:

1. Browse - Ancient India
2. Exploring Ancient World Cultures
3. The Ramayana, story of Ram(a) and Sita -- a short version
4. Jataka Tales (folk tales from India)
5.
Mahabharata for Children (epic of India) -- includes Bhagavad Gita


Ramayana Links with Study Guide
Ramayana Epic Study guide (questions), Test, Map, Sanskrit, etc.
Also: Links to Hindu Image Gallery & Sanskrit Alphabet