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Ashoka Pillar

Ashoka Pillar, 11 m high, is situated inside the Allahabad Fort in Allahabad. Dating back to 232 BC, Ashoka Pillar is built of polished sandstone. It carries some edicts and a Persian inscription of Emperor Jahangir, commemorating his accession to the throne.

Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Allahabad
Location: Allahabad    


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