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The Chāndogya Upaniṣad, dated to the 8th or 7th century BCE, one of the oldest Upanishads, has the earliest evidence for the use of the word ahimsa in the sense familiar in Hinduism ( a code of conduct ).
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Chāndogya and Upaniṣad
Chāndogya and Upanishads
Texts dating to the Vedic period, composed in Vedic Sanskrit, are mainly the four Vedic Samhitas, but the Brahmanas, Aranyakas and some of the older Upanishads ( Bṛhadāraṇyaka, Chāndogya, Jaiminiya Upanishad Brahmana ) are also placed in this period.
The syllable is mentioned in all the Upanishads, specially elaborated upon in the Taittiriya, Chāndogya and Māndukya Upanishad set forth as the object of profound religious meditation, the highest spiritual efficacy being attributed not only to the whole word but also to the three sounds a ( a-kāra ), u ( u-kāra ), m ( ma-kāra ), of which it consists.
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The Sanskrit name for the syllable is praṇava, from a root nu " to shout, sound ", verbal being attested as " to make a humming or droning sound " in the Brahmanas, and taking the specific meaning of " to utter the syllable om " in the Chāndogya Upanishad and the Shrauta Sutras.
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Nelson ( 1951: p. 51 – 52 ) cites Radhakrishnan's The Principal Upanishads ( 1953 ) where Radhakrishnan renders a passage of the Bṛhadāraṇyaka Upaniṣad ( verse 1. 4. 16 ) which demonstrates a theme that one becomes transpersonally identified with, or nondual to, or develops qualities associated with that to which one is engaged, worships or holds holy and though it is translated with a male pronominal it may be understood as not being gender-specific:
dated and 8th
Common ancestor of Korean, Japanese and traditional Altaic dated back to the 7th or 8th millennium BC ( 1975: 125 ).
Its composition by an anonymous Anglo-Saxon poet is dated between the 8th and the early 11th century.
This text contains a number of laws, dated to the 8th century BC kingdom of Judah, a time when a minority Yahwist faction was actively attacking mainstream polytheism, succeeding in establishing official monolatry of the God of Israel under Josiah by the late 7th century BC.
The beginnings of the town can be dated back to approximately the end of the 8th century, while in the second half of the 10th century, the town declined and was eclipsed as a trade center by nearby Gdańsk.
The 8th century BC is conventionally taken as the beginning of Classical Antiquity, with the first Olympiad set at 776 BC, and the epics of Homer dated to between 750 to 650 BC.
Chief among these is a series of fortification walls on the north slope of Palatine Hill that can be dated to the middle of the 8th century BC, when legend says that Romulus plowed a furrow ( sulcus ) around the Palatine Hill in order to mark the boundary of his new city.
Europa's earliest literary reference is in the Iliad, which is commonly dated to the 8th century BCE.
Four terracotta lamps of Phoenician origin dated to the 8th century BCE were discovered in Ain Jenin by archaeologist G. I. Harding, and are interpreted as attesting to some form of contact and exchange between the residents of Jenin at that time and those of Phoenicia. During the Roman era, Jenin was called " Ginae.
One grave find on the lower Volga gave a similar date, and one of the Steblev graves from the East European end of the Scythian area was dated to the late 8th century BC.
Dozens of manuscripts dated from the 8th century of a putative original recension in the 6th century and three emendations as late as the 9th century have survived.
Family I is the oldest, containing four manuscripts dated to the 8th and 9th centuries but containing 65 titles believed to be copies of originals published in the 6th century.
The earliest recorded Greek literature, that attributed to Homer and dated to the 8th or 7th centuries BC, was not written in the Attic dialect, but in " Old Ionic ".
Established in the first decade of the 8th century and first attested in a document dated 854 AD ; Ribe is the oldest town in Denmark.
Among others, the St. Gall Gospel Book belongs to the late 8th century and the Book of Armagh ( dated to 807 – 809 ) to the early 9th century.
The Iron Crown of Lombardy ( dated to the 8th century ), which eventually became the primary symbol of Lombardic kingship, takes its name from the tradition that it contains one of the holy nails.
dated and 7th
They found the baptistry of the 6th century cathedral and large amounts of pottery dated to the 6th and 7th centuries AD ; in other words, the early Christian town.
This historical founding was traditionally dated to 654 BC, which is unverified, although evidence in 7th century BC Greek pottery tends to support it.
Rock art of the " Round Head " style, found in the Ennedi region, has been dated to before the 7th millennium BC and, because of the tools with which the rocks were carved and the scenes they depict, may represent the oldest evidence in the Sahara of Neolithic industries.
A wall painting, which may depict the ancient Anatolian city of Çatalhöyük ( previously known as Catal Huyuk or Çatal Hüyük ), has been dated to the late 7th millennium BCE.
Pottery and archaeological findings in the area have subsequently been dated to the 7th century BC so, in the opinion of archaeologists the Garden Tomb site would have been abandoned by the 1st century.
It was erected on the remains of an earlier temple, dated to the 6th century BC which itself was erected on the site of a 7th century BC construction attributed to the architects Trophonios and Agamedes.
Among the earliest evidence of the game are fragments of a pottery board and several rock cuts found in Aksumite Ethiopia in Matara ( now in Eritrea ) and Yeha ( in Ethiopia ), which are dated by archaeologists to between the 6th and 7th century AD ; the game may have been mentioned by Giyorgis of Segla in his 14th century Ge ' ez text " Mysteries of Heaven and Earth ," where he refers to a game called qarqis, a term used in Ge ' ez to refer to both Gebet ' a ( Mancala ) and Sant ' araz ( modern sent ' erazh, Ethiopian Chess ).
A number of important legal concepts and institutions were developed by Islamic jurists during the classical period of Islam, known as the Islamic Golden Age, dated from the 7th to 13th centuries.
The Tolkāppiyam ( dated to 7th century CE ) presents a grammar of Tamil, derivatives of which are still used today.
Miletians founded the apoikia ( trading post ) of Odessos towards the end of the 7th century BC ( the earliest Greek archaeological material is dated 600 – 575 BCE ), or, according to Pseudo-Scymnus, in the time of Astyages ( here, usually 572 – 570 BCE is suggested ), within an earlier Thracian settlement.
Traces of the flint rubble foundations of a 7th century wooden church have been found under the choir of the present building ; an associated burial has been radiocarbon dated to between 590 and 690 AD.
The bulk of Coba's major construction seems to have been made in the middle and late Classic period, about 500 to 900, with most of the dated hieroglypic inscriptions from the 7th century.
Human settlements in the Guayangareo Valley in which Morelia is located have been dated back as far as the 7th century.
The first inscription in which the name Srivijaya appears also dates from the 7th century, namely the Kedukan Bukit Inscription around Palembang in Sumatra, dated 683.
Although Mesrob Mashtots provided the Albanian king with an alphabet, shortly after inventing a script for his fellow Armenians in 406 AD, the main “ Albanian ” language, Gargarean, disappeared, with only a few fragments of inscriptions dated from the 6th and 7th centuries.
Their production has been dated to either the 5th, 6th, or 7th century, with the second of these being considered the most likely today.