"Go on bravely. Do not expect success in a day or a year. Always hold onto the highest. Be steady.. Avoid jealousy and selfishness. Be obedient and eternally faithful to the cause of truth, humanity and your country, and you will move the world." -
Illustrated: #ashokchakra with #pointillism
▪️#gautambuddha achieved enlightenment & came to #sarnath , he introduce his first teachings to the five disciples he met there. This established the #dharmachakra
▪️ #emperorashoka took up the motive and put it on top of his pillars hence the name Ashok Chakra
▪️ This circular Ashok Chakra illustrates the progressiveness of our country.
▪️ The 12 in forward & reverse, a total of 24 spokes represents the Dharma (it was rediscovered that there were 32)
▪️The Bull, Lion, Horse & Elephant in the moving position could is believed to be symbolizing rolling of the chakras.
▪️ There have been many beliefs about the four lions. As per one it symbolises four things of equal importance, in another, it is believed to be the extent of the Maurya empire in all directions or four parts of the empire, in #Buddhism it is the four noble truths.
▪️Dinanath Bhargava is the man who sketched & illustrated India's national emblem, the Llion Capital of Ashoka.
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Sketch from the past
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