Q. Who among the following ruler spent his last years as an ascetic in Chandragiri in Karnataka?
Chandragupta’s son Bindusara succeeded him as emperor in 297 BCE in a peaceful and natural transition.
- We do not know what happened to Chandragupta. He probably renounced the world.
- According to the Jain tradition, Chandragupta spent his last years as an ascetic in Chandragiri, near Sravanabelagola, in Karnataka.
Source: Tamil Nadu state board.