Humanities 8 Term 3 Timeline

India

Indian Timeline - 2500 BC to Present Day

2500 BC - 04/07/2014

Indus Valley civilization formed

2500 BC

Aryan invasions begin, bringing Hinduism to India

1500 BC

Upanishads (sacred Hindu texts) written

700 BC

Jain religion comes into existence

500 BC

Buddhism founded by Siddharta Gautama or Gautama Buddha

400 BC

Christianity introduced

52 AD

Middle East

Middle Eastern Timeline - 500 to 632 AD

500 AD - 632 AD

Islamic prophet Muhammed is born in Mecca

570 AD

Muhammed receives powerful revelations from God which are recorded in the Koran

610 AD

Muhammed and his followers emigrate to Medina - Year of the Hijrah

622 AD

Muhammed dies

632 AD

Roman Empire

Roman Timeline - 0 to 314 AD

0 AD - 314 AD

Jesus Christ is born

0 AD

Crucifixion of Christ

33 AD

Roman Emperor Constantine legalizes Christianity

311 AD