"Among the tens of thousands of monarchs accumulated in the files of history, the name Emperor Ashoka shines almost alone, like a star." ~ H.G. Wells

Emperor Ashoka: The Buddhist Ruler Who Banned Slavery and Animal Cruelty, and Implemented Gender Equality

“Among the tens of thousands of names of monarchs accumulated in the files of history, the name Ashoka shines almost alone, like a star.” ~ H.G. Wells Emperor Ashoka is one of the most revolutionary humans in history, yet you may never have heard of him.  He was an Indian ruler from c. 268 to …

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