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Which religion teaches that people should seek love, truth, the joy of knowledge, and a calm mind?
Who ruled India during its "Golden Age?"
Chandragupta II
Which Indian ruler believed that government is the "science of punishment?"
What happened to India after Asoka died?
India experienced more than 500 years of conflict.
In addition to their holy books, what did the Aryan priests use to bring order to their society?
The belief in reincarnation
Buddha means the ____________.
Enlightened One
What did the Aryans use to help them take land away from the native people of India?
What change did Asoka experience when he was ruler of India?
He became a Buddhist and changed from a cruel ruler to a fair one.
What religion developed from the ancient Aryans' religion?