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Q.

The beneficiaries of Asoka’s donations in the region of Barabar Hill were__?

 A.

Buddhists

 B.

Ajivikas

 C.

Svetambar Jains

 D.

Digambar Jains

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Solution:
Option(B) is correct

The Edicts of Asoka are a collection of 33 inscriptions on the Pillars of Asoka. The one of the Edict of Asoka is "Barbara cave Inscription:  giving away the Barbara cave to Ajivika sect. Dasharataha is known to have gifted the Nagarjuni hills to Ajivikas.


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