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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
What were the means adopted by the Ashoka to spread the message of ‘dhamma’?
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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
Kalinga was situated between?
A. Godavari and Krishna
B. Mahanadi and Godavari
C.Mahanadi and Krishna
D. Krishna and Kaveri
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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
Kalinga was an ancient name of Bengal?
A ) True
B ) False
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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
What were the problems that Ashoka wanted to solve by introducing ‘dhamma’?

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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
Rummindei pillar of Ashok is put up to mark Buddha’s _______
(A) Birth
(B) Enlightenment
(C) First sermon
(D) Death
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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
In which edict or inscription, Ashoka declared his faith in Buddha, Dhamma, and Samgha and called Buddha the Bhagavat?

a. Maski Minor Rock Edict
b. Rummindei Pillar Edict
c. Sarnath Pillar Edict
d. Bhabra Minor Rock Edict
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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
Ashoka’s rock edicts have been found at_______in the Chitradurga district of Karnataka.
A.Brahmagiri
B.Devagiri
C.Nilgiri
D.All of the above

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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
Ashoka appointed __________ to spread dhamma.

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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
Whom did king Ashoka send to Sri Lanka to spread Buddhism?
A. Mahendra
B. Sanghamitra
C. Both A and B
D. None of these
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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
What was the aim of Ashoka's Dhamma ?
A) Subtle conquest
B) Religious domination
C) A casteless society
D) Non-violence and peace
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Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
Which one of the following was the actual cause of the Kalinga war?
A) Ashoka wanted to control both the land and sea routes to South India, and any hostile power obstructing the route would have to be conquered.
B) Kalinga had grown very powerful during the reign of Bindusara and was posing a danger to the Mauryan Empire.
C) The Nagas, the sea-faring people of Kalinga were indulged in piracy and obstructing the foreign trade.
D) Kalinga was a throne in the body-politic of the empire.
Social science
Ashoka$ the emperor who gave up war
The four-headed lion Capital from Ashoka's Pillar at ______ is our National emblem.
A. Sanchi
B. Sarnath
C. Pataliputra
D. Ujjain
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