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Ashoka, The Terrible

This article has been continued from: The Truth About Ashoka Prince Of Pataliputra; The Story Of Ashoka’s Rise To Power Though Bindusara’s ministers had preferred Ashoka to Sushima and helped…


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Prince Of Pataliputra – Ashoka’s Rise To Power

Note: It is recommended to read ” The Truth About Ashoka ” before starting this article. Our story begins in the city of Champa (Champaran), where a Brahmin named Pilindavatsa (also called…


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The Truth About Ashoka

Recently, an RSS-backed magazine attacked the Mauryan Emperor Ashoka, leading to angry reactions from many quarters. This viewpoint has had support among sections of the Hindu Right wing for a while now….








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The Magnetic Pull of Bharat’s Soft Power

The word “soft power” was first coined by Harvard scholar Joseph Nye. He described this term as the ability to attract and co-opt, rather than using coercion which was called…