FC: Maurya Empire
1: Important dates * In 321 b.c Chandragupta founded Maurya * His grandson Asoka ruled from about 269 b.c till 232 b.c * Asoka died in 232 b.c
3: Information This area stretched across the Northern plain from the Bay of Bengal to the Hindu Kush. Tax collectors, they took a quarter of the farmers crops. Herders and merchants had to pay taxes. Asoka spread Buddhism in the empire. Once Asoka was dead The Maurya Empire decreased. Invaders began to invade the first of them were Greeks from Bactria. Followed by the Pahlavas from Persia and the Kushans from Central Asia.
5: Resources *My book * www.google.com