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Ashok Shilalekh

Girnar Hill, Junagadh 362110, India
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Emperor Aahoka's famous Rock Edicts

Around  3 km from foot hills of sacred Girnar Hills and 2 km east of Junagadh between the two... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
samsamal
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Bengaluru, India
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Just a stone with something written on it

It's a stone with many things written on it but mostly we can't read and that's why we don't find... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Umang K
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Girnar Hill, Junagadh 362110, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Around  3 km from foot hills of sacred Girnar Hills and 2 km east of Junagadh between the two places, there is an edict of Emperor Ashoka inscribed on a rock dating from the 3rd century BC. These Ashoka Edicts spread across the Indian subcontinent ans beyond impart...More

Thank samsamal
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

It's a stone with many things written on it but mostly we can't read and that's why we don't find it interesting and attraction is its near the girnar that's all

Thank Umang K
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Its of interest to history lovers, nothing worth seeing - though protected by UNESCO, on your way to Gir, you just have to step down from your vehicle and see it, I feel it should be given due importance. Rock engraved in Palli language during...More

Thank VPRBhuj
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Ashok shilalekh is very beautiful. Architecture is very nice. Historical place and old place. Good place for history lover.

Thank Sonal P
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Ashok shilalekh is beautiful and famous place in Junagadh. One stone there. Very old place and historical place.

Thank viral06
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Ashok shilalekh is UNESCO protected monument that hardly gets few hundred visitors for actually that meant for learned well.eduvated people.its small place where you can.get inside to see the shilalekh. This time restoration work is.going on so pl lace is totally closed. You can see...More

Thank JSS71
Reviewed 24 December 2016

This is inscription on huge stone in Pali language by King Ashoka near Girnar mountain. Done more than 1000 years ago after he converted to Buddhism and started spreading peace and love.

Thank MukeshDave
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

There is only sheila lekh only a rock which is very old and something is written on it in Paali language which are not understandable, no one discovered the meaning. This is ancient rock ashok king time

Thank Sidharth M
Reviewed 28 April 2016

As of now the place is under renovation and you cannot actually see anything. Its on the way to Girinar. The building houses a rock with writing from the Ashokan era. Not something you can translate unless you are a historian or something, but yes...More

Thank traveller_prk
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Ashok shilalekh is located on the way to mount girnar more than century old this monument is visible from road itself u just need to get down from your vehicle n u will see it nothing extra ordinary but worth visit as u don't see...More

Thank rukesh2014
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