These are the declarations by The lord Ashoka on a mass of shake. In 6th order there is articulation of King Ashoka about the welfare of the world. Other than the stone proclamations is a stone cut of the front perspective of the elephant showing fine feeling of devotion by the craftsman.
Dhauli is situated in the antiquated region of Kalinga, now the province of Orissa, which the head Ashoka Maurya ruled 272-231 BC vanquished with horrifying death toll in around 260 BC. From that point Ashoka atoned of the viciousness which he had done, and changed over to Buddhism. He communicated his regret, and his goal to represent the kingdom as indicated by the standards of his new confidence, in a progression of shake slice decrees that he caused to be recorded on more than 100 landmarks all through his tremendous kingdom.