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The Growth of Buddhism: Lumbini - Asoka Pillar, stone, 3rd century BC

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Title: The Growth of Buddhism: Lumbini - Asoka Pillar, stone, 3rd century BC
Author(s): Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
Photographer: Basham, Arthur Llewellyn
Keywords: Buddhism, Background: Bodhisattva's life, Buddha's message, Growth of Buddhism, Buddhist Pantheon
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Description: King Asoka, twenty years after his anointment paid a visit to Lumbini, the birth-place of the Buddha, and erected this memorial pillar.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/196118
Other Identifiers: ANUA 682-3733

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