history - new questions and ideas

Class 6 - History

New Questions and Ideas

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Question:

What was the atm of the thinkers in the society?  [V. Imp.]

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The thinkers wanted to understand the ongoing changes in the society and to tiy to find out the true meaning of life.



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New Questions and Ideas - Questions
1.

State two basic rules of Jainism


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2.

What did the Buddha do after his enlightenment?


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3.

What sort of people became Upanishadic thinkers?


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4.

Write a short note on the Buddha's teachings.    [V. Imp.]


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5.

How did monks take shelter in the rainy season?


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6.

Describe Buddha's life in brief.  [V. Imp.]


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7.

Describe the ways in which the Buddha tried to spread his message to the people.


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8.

What does the Vinaya Pitaka teU. about sangha'? [V. Imp.)


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9.

Write whether true or false:
(a) The Buddha encouraged animal sacrifices.
(b) Samath is important because it was the place where the Buddha taught for the first time.
(c) The Buddha taught that Karma' has no effect on our lives.
(d) The Buddha attained enlightenment at Bodh Gaya.
(e) Upanishadic thinkers believed that the atman' and brahman' were ultimately one.


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10.

What were the questions that Upanishadic thinkers wanted to answer?


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11.

Make a List of at least five ideas and questions mentioned in this lesson. Choose three from the List and discuss why you think they are important even today.


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12.

Fill  in the blanks with appropriate words to complete each sentence.
(i) The Buddha belonged to a small gana' called …………….
(ii) The Buddha got enlightenment at …………..
(iii) The Buddha used the word ………  for desire of worldly things.
(iv) Satyakama Jabala was the son of a ………… woman called Jabali.
(v) The Prakrit spoken in Magadha was known as ……………
(vi) Jainism was initially supported by only the …………..
(vii) The teachings of Mahavira were written down for the first time about  years ago.
(viii) The earliest Viharas' were made of………… and of……..


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13.

What was the Karma' according to the Buddha? [V. Imp.]


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14.

Write a short note on Mahavira's teachings.


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15.

Describe how Jainism spread in other parts of India.


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16.

Why do you think Armgha’s mother wanted her to know the story of the Buddha?


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17.

What did Mahavira do to attain enlightenment?   [Imp.]


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18.

Name the book which gives the rules of the Buddhist Sangha'.


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19.

Who all joined the Sangha'?


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20.

Do you think it would have been easy for slaves to join the sangha'? Give reasons for your answer.


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21.

What were the main teachings of the Mahavira?


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22.

What was the atm of the thinkers in the society?  [V. Imp.]


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23.

How did the Buddha connect to everyone in the society?


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