The Story of Ashoka

This video tells the story of Ashoka. Ashoka was an Indian emperor of the Maurya Dynasty. He ruled over most of the Indian subcontinent from 269 BC to 232 BC. His massive empire stretched from present-day Pakistan, Afghanistan in the west, to the present-day Bangladesh and the Indian state of Assam in the east. His […]

Non-Violence

Ahimsa – non-violence, is a common thread in Hinduism and Buddhism. In Christianity and Judaism, we find the commandment, “Thou shall not kill!” We all know about all the religious wars that were fought in the name of God and the violent acts of killing that took place. Ahimsa is a comprehensive principle. We are […]