Ashok is a biography of The great Emperor Ashoka by Bhagwati Prasad Panthri. King Ashoka was among the country’s great rulers. He was the grandson of Chandragupta Maurya and son of King Bindusara. As a child Ashok was a very naughty and agile boy. At that time, hunting used to be the favorite game of Prince and Princess. Ashok in his childhood was also interested towards hunting. Gradually he became adept to hunting.
Ashok started to share the responsibility of his father by helping him in the administration. While helping his father in administration, at the same time he used to think about the welfare of his people also. His father Bindusar also recognized Ashok’s talent and made him the Governor of Avanti.