Ashoka The Chakravartin Quiz: Emperor of the Maurya Dynasty

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  • Last Updated: 30 Apr, 2022
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Ashoka The Chakravartin Quiz: Emperor of the Maurya Dynasty

Ashoka, well-known as Ashoka the Great The Chakravartin, was born in Mauryan Empire. He was an Indian ruler of the Maurya Dynasty who governed almost the whole Indian subcontinent from c. 268 to 232 BCE. Ashoka was the son of Bindusara. He was a Buddhist who promoted the development of Buddhism throughout ancient Asia. Many consider Ashoka one of India's greatest kings, as he enlarged Chandragupta's empire to include territory spanning from modern-day Afghanistan to Bangladesh in the east. So let's play the quiz on him.

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What was the name of the successor to King Ashoka?
Ashoka sent whom to Sri Lanka to spread Buddhism?
What was the name of Ashoka's first wife?
Ashoka adopted which of these religions?
Where was Ashoka the Great born?
When was Ashoka became the Emperor of the Maurya Dynasty?
What state did Ashoka wage a bitterly destructive war against in 260 BCE?
When was Ashoka the Great born?
When did Ashoka the Great die?
Many pillars were built during King Ashoka's reign. How many pillars remain in northern India?