The Dhauli Stupa holds profound significance as a symbol of Emperor Ashoka’s embrace of Buddhism and his commitment to non-violence following the Kalinga War. This architectural marvel stands as a testament to Ashoka’s transformative journey from a conqueror to a proponent of peace and compassion, showcasing his efforts to spread Buddhist teachings and promote harmony among people. The inscriptions and carvings on the stupa narrate Ashoka’s edicts, advocating moral principles, social welfare, and religious tolerance. #divineretreats