Visual Timeline: Ashoka

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268 BCE: Ashoka becomes emperor of the Maurya dynasty in India.
 
 
260 BCE: Indian ruler Ashoka conquers the kingdom of Kalinga.
 
 
232 BCE: Indian ruler Ashoka dies and the Maurya empire declines.
 
 
 
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