Chanakya was an Indian teacher, economist and a political adviser.
Similarly, the true character of a person is revealed at the time of intense trouble. His manners, voice, and actions will reveal a lot about him.
A true warrior gives a little importance to his life.
A woman after her periods and rivers gets purified after passing through rapids. An alcoholic cannot differentiate good and bad. Similarly, a selfish person gets blinded by his selfish goals. It is better not to have a kingdom than having it in a bad state.
Similarly, it is better to have no friends, pupils, and wife than having bad ones. Chanakya compared and advised to learn from the following: Is alert even in sleep and wakes with the slightest sound. It is loyal and fights ferociously when defending his master.
People often try to exploit your weaknesses. But, one must never get satisfied with the knowledge and acts of charity.
So is the condition of a man with little knowledge. For a man, greed is the worst disease. They are rewarded with honor and money.
A person can attain everything through knowledge. One must develop qualities like tolerance, forgiveness, patience, kindness, and trust as nectar. They are the tiger, king, child, others dog, serpent, and pig.
It can turn a king to beggar and vice-versa. Be it in a well, pond, river, garden, or temple. The Kings gain glory on helping the needy and their names survive till eternity.Summary 2: Chapters 7 to 11 Summary 3: Chapters 12 to 17 (Chanakya is well known for his straight forward views, which sometimes appear harsh especially w.r.t.
women. Nov 12, · This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. Mar 08, · The Chanakya Niti consists of expert knowledge regarding espionage, maintenance and mobilization of army, general administration, diplomacy, management of agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry; industrial production and so forth.
Mar 25, · chanakya neeti About the book: This book is full of erudite thoughts of a great scholar, diplomat, strategist and teacher that serve as DOs and DONTs of the everyday life of any person who wants to make his life a grand success.
Niti shastra is a great work of Chanakya.
Chanakya was a man of letters and man of principles. Chanakya was a man of letters and man of principles. His life revolved around following ideals to lead an ideal life.
Dec 01, · Chanakya does not believe in gender parity which is clearly evident in this book. He professes women as inferior beings.
This is the only part which i really did not like in this book as it supports the claim (of few) that women are a low in status/5.