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During the Maurya period, an empire under one
_____________ was established in India for the first time.
After Alexander's death, the _________declared the territories under their control to be independent States.
____________ brought together the Indian,
Kings in these regions and went to war against the Greeks.
Chandragupta ____________the Greeks and established peace in the northwestern
Part of India.
. He brought to an end the oppressive rule of the Magadha king__________ and
established his own rule in Magadha.
Chandragupta defeated him and annexed the
regions of ________, Herat and Kandahar to the Maurya empire.
spent the last days of his life at ____________near
Mysore, and died at that place.
From his inscriptions, it appears that he bore the title ,Devanam Priya, ______________,.
Bay of Bengal
Ashoka's empire extended over a vast territory that stretched up to the____________ in the east ,
He won the war, but he was so __________by the terrible bloodshed that he decided never to launch any wars.
To spread his teachings among the common people, Ashoka erected pillar-edicts and ______________ throughout his kingdom.
He also stressed the need to follow the ____________of truth, non-violence, mercy, and kindness
He sent his own son Mahendra and daughter Sanghamitra to Sri Lanka to preach
Emperor Ashoka started hospitals to provide free medicines and __________ to people as well as animals.
The council which advised the king in matters of administration was known as the council of ministers or __________.
There was an efficient ____________ to assist the mantri-parishad and the officers.
During the Maurya period, life of the people depended on __________ and was influenced by it.
The _______________on the Sarnath pillar that he erected finds a place of
honour on the Indian
national flag today,
During the Maurya
period, along with Sanskrit,
Prakrit languages like Pali
And ________________ were
used by the people.
Chanakya's ___________ are
two of the renowned works
of this time.
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