Why is Chandragupta important? Chandragupta was the founder of the Mauryan dynasty (reigned c. 321–c. 297 BCE) and the first emperor to unify most of India under one administration.
Who came first Gupta or Maurya?
Mauryan empire was formed by Chandragupta Maurya. Gupta empire was formed by Sri Chandragupta. It came into existence before Christ. It came into existence after Christ.
Who Ruled India most?
List of largest empires in India
|Empire||Approximate maximum extent (Area in km²)||Approximate date of maximum extent|
|Maurya Empire||3,400,000–5,000,000||261 BC or 250 BC|
|Republic of India (for comparison)||3,287,263||–|
Which country ruled India first?
|• 1858–1862 (first)||Charles Canning|
|• 1947 (last)||Louis Mountbatten|
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