• Ashoka and Dhamma
    UNIT 21 ASOKA'S POLICY OF DHAMMA Structure Objectives Introduction Historical Background 21.2.1 Socio-Economic Background 21.2.2 Religious Conditions 21.2.3 Polity Distributiop of Inscriptions Dhamma - Causes Contents of Dhamma Asoka's Dhamma as State Policy Dhamma - Interpretations Let Us Sum...
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  • Ashoka the Great
    Ashoka From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia "Asoka" redirects here. For other uses, see Ashoka (disambiguation). |Ashoka the Great | |Mauryan Samrat | |[pic]...
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  • King Ashoka
    King Asoka and Buddhism Historical & Literary Studies Edited by Anuradha Seneviratna e DHANET ' UD BO B O K LIB R A R E-mail: bdea@buddhanet.net Web site: www.buddhanet.net Buddha Dharma Education Association Inc. S Y King Aśoka and Buddhism HISTORICAL AND LITERARY STUDI...
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  • Ashoka's Dhamma
    THE DHAMMA IS PRAKRIT FORM OF THE SANSKRIT WORD DHARMA.HOWEVER, ASHOKA TRIED TO USE IT IN A MUCH WIDER SENSE. SCHOLARS HAVE EXPRESSED DIFFERENT OPINIONS REGARDING DHAMMA OF ASHOKA. SOME ARE OF THE VIEW THAT HIS DHAMMA IS NOTHING MORE THAN BUDDHISM OTHERS FEEL THAT IT WAS NOT A PARTICULAR RELIGIOUS S...
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  • King Ashoka
    Asoka Dhamma After converting to Buddhism, one of the greatest emperors of India, Ashoka disseminated the teachings and knowledge of the Buddhist scriptures. Ashoka always had belief in morals and principles and had high ideals in life. These came to be known as Dhamma of Emperor Ashoka. The word D...
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  • Public Administration Under the King Ashoka
    ASHOKA Born in 265 B.C, the great king Ashoka was the grandson of the famous ruler Chandragupta Maurya. As a young lad, Ashoka excelled in whatever he was taught. Be it the art of warfare or reading the Holy Scriptures, Asoka excelled in whatever he did. Ashoka had many half brothers and he was lo...
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  • Ashoka
    ------------------------------------------------- Ashoka From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about the Indian emperor. For the nonprofit organization, see Ashoka: Innovators for the Public. Ashoka | Maurya Samrat | A "Chakravartin" ruler, 1st century BCE/CE. Andhra Pra...
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