Definition of Asoka pillar in English:

Asoka pillar

proper noun

  • A pillar with four lions on the capital, built by the Emperor Asoka at Sarnath in Uttar Pradesh to mark the spot where the Buddha publicly preached his first sermon, and adopted as a symbol by the government of India.

Pronunciation:

Asoka pillar

/əˈsoʊkə ˌpɪlə/