Ashoka was the greatest ruler of the Maurya dynasty, and ruled the Maurya empire from about 269 BC till his death in 232 BC.
Description of his life.
A short biography.
Extracts from the Rock and Pillar Edicts of the Indian king.
Excerpts from some of the Rock Edicts Ashoka used to spread Buddhism.
Historical overview of what is known about Ashoka and a translation of his edicts.
Historical overview and translation of the edicts.
A translation by the Buddhist Publication Society of all of the known Rock Edicts of King Asoka.
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