The Brahmi script is the earliest writing system developed in India...
The Mauryan Empire (322 BCE - 185 BCE) supplanted the earlier Magadha...
The Edicts of Ashoka the Great
The Edicts of Ashoka are 33 inscriptions engraved on pillars, large...
Ten Great Stupas from Around the World
A stupa is a reliquary containing the remains (relics) of an individual...
The Dates of the Buddha
Buddhism is one of the most influential traditions of the Eastern...
The History of Ancient India
The earliest imprints of human activities in India go back to the...
Ashoka riding a chariot in a relief from the Sanchi Stupa, Madhya...
Ashoka's pillar erected in the district of Vaishali, located in...
Dharmarajika Stupa, near Taxila in northern Pakistan, thought to...
Dharmarajika Stupa, Sarnath
Remains of the Dharmarajika Stupa. It was built over the relics...
Greek and Aramaic inscriptions by king Ashoka
Bilingual (Greek and Aramaic) inscriptions by king Ashoka at Kandahar...
Lumbini Ashokan Pillar
Brahmi inscription on an Ashokan Pillar (3rd century BCE) found...