Dharmāśoka

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By Jit Majumdar

Sometimes transliterated as: Dharmasoka, DharmAZoka, Dharmaashoka


  1. Dharma who grieves not
  2. Aśoka the dutiful; just; righteous
  3. an honorary epithet for the Maurya Emperor Aśoka, underlining his sense of justice, his philanthropy and benevolent rule.