Why Did Asoka Want The Best For His Empire Dbq

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Asoka did lots of things for his empire. Whether it was giving to people, making sure everyone was happy and healthy, even killing to protect his empire. Therefore, this shows that Asoka, an Indian leader, was an enlightened ruler. The information I have is from a packet called Mini-Q’s. Asoka was an enlightened ruler because he just wanted the best for his empire, rejected violence, and cared for the environment and human health. First of all, he only wanted the best for his empire. In, document B, Asoka and the decline of the Mauryas in the Oxford Press, He said, that all he wanted to do is complete his empire for his subjects and wanted them safe. He always wanted the best for his empire because he cared for subjects. In Rock Edict 4,

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