Asoka the great

In his kingdom of Magadha Asoka a blood thirsty young man became the king. His armies conquered almost all the great kingdoms of India. Every time in war several people used to die. The war of Kalinga (modern Orissa) where the death toll was extremely heavy changed all this. King Asoka could not bear the sight of the dead people and decided o stop all wars. He joined the religion of Buddha and then onwards spread this great religion all over the world. There are no kings any where in the world, who at the time of their victory, decided to call it off realizing the mistake that they were doing