SOUTH ASIA Mind Map
 
 
 
 

SOUTH ASIA - Mind Map

2 years ago by: Aalok Zaveri
 
 
  • SOUTH ASIA
    • INDIA
      • History
        • Vedic Culture - beginning of Hinduism
        • Early mentions of Caste system
        • Ashoka's prominence
        • Advent of Islam
          • Mughal Empire
            • Akbar
            • Goal was to settle
          • Fall of the Mughals
        • British Invasion
          • Initial goal was trade
          • Caste system deepened
          • Opium, Indigo
          • Railways, postal service, telegraphs
          • Military Mutiny 1857
          • Mahatma Gandhi
            • Nonviolent, noncooperation
            • Satyagraha
            • Purna Swaraj
          • Independence 1947
            • Ironic violence
      • Kashmir
        • Anticipated to join Pakistan
        • Hindu king decides to join India
        • War between India & Pak
        • Nuclear
          • 1974 Testing
          • 1999 Kargil War
      • Language
        • Demand for separate states due to linguistic conflicts
        • Maharashtra, Gujarat, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh
        • ~2000 languages, ~6000 dialects
        • Political effects
        • Khalistan
      • Foreign Relations
        • Cold War
        • Non-alignment
        • India and Soviet
        • French & Portugese territories
        • Indo-Chinese wars
        • Idea
      • Caste vs Class
      • Gender
        • Expectations
        • Women poorly represented
      • Presentation
        • Caste & Gender affect Education
        • Girls' chances reduced due to poverty, safety, child marriages, other responsibilities
        • Boys' chances better because they're assumed to have a brighter future
        • Literacy rates low but improving
    • BHUTAN
      • 1949 Treaty
      • Protection by India
    • SRI LANKA
      • Houses several ethnic minorities
      • Known for tea
      • Prolonged Civil War
      • Linguistic &Cultural conflicts
      • Overview
        • Democratic republic
        • Civil war, human rights, disappearances, climate change
    • PAKISTAN
      • History
        • Share history with India and Bangl. especially British Invasion
        • Pak. for Muslims
        • Originally West Pakistan
      • Early Years
        • Disadvantaged start
        • Constitution influenced by Islam
        • Linguistic issues
        • Receiving aid from USA & forms alliance
      • Kashmir
        • Several wars - 1948, 1965, 1971
      • Presentation
        • Strong military needed for survivial
        • Counters Indian power
        • Economical "catch-up"
        • Cannot turn rogue
    • BANGLADESH
      • History
        • Share history with India and Pak. especially British Invasion
        • Originally East Pakistan
        • Ling. issues with Pak.
        • Mukti Bahini
        • 1972 Simla Pact
      • Overview
        • Good relations with surrounding neighbours
        • Help to UN
        • Corruption, poverty, lack of edu, child marriages, climate change
      • NGO Involvement
    • NEPAL
      • Overview
        • New Republic
        • Human trafficking, poverty, political instability
        • Good overall relations
      • Geographic problems
      • Protection by India
      • Bikas
    • AFGHANISTAN
      • 1979 Soviet invasion
      • US-Pak. strategic relationship
    • RELIGION
      • Islam
        • Second largest in SA
        • Came in with Arab traders
        • Mughal empire
      • Sikhism
        • Monotheistic
        • Justice, equality, faith
        • No specific spiritual leaders
        • "Sword arm of Hinduism"
        • Operation Blue Star
      • Hinduism
        • Most dominant - 900M
        • Polytheistic
        • Base of Caste system
        • BJP, poltics
      • Buddhism
        • Gautama Buddha
        • Nonviolence, no stealing or lying
        • Clearing your mind and well being
      • Jainism
        • Founded in India
        • 50-60M
        • Nonviolence, respect, no stealing, no harm
        • Vegetarianism
      • Zoroastrianism
        • Pre-Islamic regions
        • Zoroaster, the prophet
        • Purification rituals
      • Baha'i
        • Two messengers of God
        • Universal House of Justice
        • Faith, meditation, fasting, pilgrimage, service
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