Edicts of Ashoka
The Edicts of Ashoka are a collection of 33 inscriptions on the Pillars of Ashoka as well as boulders and cave walls made by the Emperor Ashoka of the Mauryan Empire during his reign from 269 BCE to 2...
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Ashokan Edicts in Delhi
The Ashokan edicts in Delhi are a series of edicts on the teachings of Buddha created by Ashoka, the Mauryan Emperor who ruled in the Indian subcontinent during the 3rd century BC. The Edicts of Ashok...
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Pillars of Ashoka
The pillars of Ashoka are a series of columns dispersed throughout the northern Indian subcontinent, erected or at least inscribed with edicts by the Mauryan king Ashoka during his reign in the 3rd ce...
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Ashoka's Major Rock Edicts
Ashoka's Major Rock Edicts refer to 14 separate major Edicts of Ashoka. They are all inscribed on a rock located outside the town of Junagadh on the Saurashtra peninsula in the state of Gujarat, India...
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Mahavibhasa
The Abhidharma Mahāvibhāṣa Śāstra is an ancient Buddhist text. It is thought to have been authored around 150 CE.
Vibhāṣā is a Sanskrit term meaning 'compendium', 'treatise' or simply 'explanation...
Divyavadana
The Divyāvadāna (Sanskrit: दिव्यावदान, "Divine narratives") is an anthology of Buddhist tales, many originating in the Mūlasarvāstivāda vinaya texts. It may be dated to 2nd century CE. The stories...
Ashokavadana
The Ashokavadana (Sanskrit: अशोकावदान, "Narrative of Ashoka") is a 2nd-century CE text that describes the birth and reign of the Maurya Emperor Ashoka the Great. It contains legends as well as his...
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Sahasodgata-avadāna
Sahasodgata-avadāna - a story from the Divyavadana (Divine Stories), an anthology of Buddhist tales. The opening paragraphs of this text describe the Buddha's instructions for creating the bhavacakra ...
Udanavarga
The Udānavarga is an early Buddhist collection of topically organized chapters (Sanskrit: varga) of aphoristic verses or "utterances" (Sanskrit: udāna) attributed to the Buddha and his disciples. ...
Rudrāyaṇa-avadāna
Rudrāyaṇa-avadāna - a story from the Divyavadana (Divine Stories), an anthology of Buddhist tales, that explains how the Buddha gave the first illustration of the Bhavacakra to King Rudrayaṇa.Accordin...
Birch bark manuscript
Birch bark manuscripts are documents written on pieces of the inner layer of birch bark, which was commonly used for writing before the advent of mass production of paper. Evidence of birch bark for ...
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List of Edicts of Ashoka
The following is an overview of Edicts of Ashoka.
List of Edicts of Ashoka - Wikipedia