Year 7 History - Ancient India: Ashoka
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Angkor and the Khmer Empire

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Ashoka the peace man

Discover a ruler of ancient India who abandoned violent conquest and bloodshed in favour of peace and respect for all living things, as taught by the Buddha. This clip examines evidence for a remarkable change in the life of Ashoka, the third ruler of the Mauryan Empire in ancient India. This clip is second in a series of four.

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Ashoka the Great is for real

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Edicts of Ashoka | The Story of India - Photo Gallery | PBS

Edicts of Ashoka | The Story of India - Photo Gallery | PBS | Year 7 History - Ancient India: Ashoka | Scoop.it
Ashoka, the third emperor of the Mauryan Empire, erected and inscribed numerous sandstone pillars with edicts—moral principles based on the ideal of dharma (dhamma) that he had conceived—throughout his kingdom during the 3rd century BCE. In the 19th century, scholars were able to translate the edicts, which were also inscribed on rocks and cave walls. Approximately 35 distinct inscriptions have been found, with the most important appearing in the Fourteen Rock Edicts and Seven Pillar Edicts series.
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Edicts of Ashoka

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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 dynasty during his reign from 269 BCE to 232 BCE.

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Protecting Ancient Ankgor today

Watch this clip about Angkor, an area in Cambodia that contains a famous and ancient temple complex, to help develop your vocabulary. The clip focuses on the effects of tourism and provides a useful context for the study of English. The report includes content-specific language.

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Ashoka the Great is for real

Imagine the excitement of discovering evidence that a great ancient ruler, whose story was believed to be a legend, was in fact a real historical figure. This clip looks at the Mauryan Empire in ancient India and the reign of Ashoka the Great, one of the most remarkable rulers in world history. This clip is the first in a series of four.

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Ashoka the peace man

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Rock Edicts and Pillars of Ashoka

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The edicts of Ashoka are a series of inscriptions on stone pillars and boulders made by the Indian emperor Ashoka (r. c. 269-232 BCE), of which over 150 have been found and studied by...
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Episode 2 Lesson Plans | The Story of India - For Teachers | PBS

Lesson 2: An Edict on Ashoka; The Story of India; To honor the great achievements of Ashoka, students mimic the style of the Great Rock Edicts and write an edict memorializing one of Ashoka’s accomplishments. To follow up, students develop additional edicts that reflect the beliefs of Ashoka but apply to issues faced today.
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