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The Ashoka pillar was built by emperor Ashoka to mark the birth place of Gautam Buddha in Lumbini about 2300 years ago.the inscription on pillar is ancient and the Nepal government has provided tax free status to Lumbini
In case you are very interested in History than you may visit this place and go through the history of this Pillar. Recently in the news. Only few of the Pillars are only left in country and this is one of them. You can visit...More
The highest rating to this monument can only be understood by a history buff as people with that inclination understand the value attached to it.
This pillar is among very few which are still standing in India. You can get more information on the pillar...More
The Ashokan Pillar at the Northern Ridge in Delhi between Chaubarji Masjid & Hindu Rao Hospital are among the series of columns dispersed throughout the Northern Indian Sub-continent inscribed with edicts by the Mauryan king Ashoka during his reign in the 3rd century BC.Many became...More
This Ashokan Pillar which is about 2,500 years old and was installed as one of the Edicts during the reign of Emperor Ashok is located on the ridge road, just in front of Hindu Rao Hospital and is quite near to Mutiny Memorial.