Sites2See – origins of Hinduism

Secondary KLA:
Human Society and its Environment
Educational levels:
Year 7, Year 8, Year 11, Year 12

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The Indus River near Leh, Ladakh, India.

Web page containing links to information about the origins of Hinduism through the Indus Valley civilisation including archaeological sites at Mohenjodaro and Harrapa. Indo-Aryan migration and the Vedic period are included.

NSW syllabus outcomes

(HT4-2) describes major periods of historical time and sequences events, people and societies from the past

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACHASSK179) The significant beliefs, values and practices of Indian or Chinese society, with a particular emphasis on ONE of the following areas: everyday life, warfare, or death and funerary customs

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
Audience:
learner, teacher
ScOT topics:
Hinduism, Indian history, Ancient history, Caste system
Activities:
Analysis, Critical thinking activity
Language/s:
en-AU
Author:
State of NSW, Department of Education
Publisher:
State of NSW, Department of Education
Date created:
Monday, 14 May 2018

Resource ID: a204a9dd-39b6-44eb-9ca4-ed8cdad17d4a