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State your opinion. Chandragupta Maurya is the first Chakravarti emperor in the history of India. - History

Short Note

State your opinion.

Chandragupta Maurya is the first Chakravarti emperor in the history of India.

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Solution

  1. The concept of 'Chakravarti' occurs in the literature on ancient Indian polity.
  2. The sovereign ruler whose chariot could roll in all four directions without any obstruction was known as Chakravarti.
  3. It was expected that his rule should be ethical and for the welfare of the state.
  4. During his tenure the wheel of 'Ruta' remains intact. His rule is on an extended territory.
  5. Thus, Chandragupta Maurya was the first Chakravarti Emperor.
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Balbharati History 11th Standard Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 8 India during Mauryan period
Exercise | Q Q.4 (1) | Page 63
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