Chanakya Neeti with Sutras of Chanakya Included


Dr. B.K. Chakravarti


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Vintage Publisher

Publication Year 2020


ISBN-10 8128400487

Paper Back

Number of Pages 191 Pages
Language (English)
Weight (grms) 192

Chanakya Neeti is a book based on Chanakya, an Indian theorist, teacher, philosopher, economist and a noble mentor to the Mauryan emperors between 350 -275 BC. The book portrays about his ideologies and ideas in diverse situations, which are pertinent even to today’s’ times. People follow his ideas to escape from the web of several evils to lead a happy and peaceful life. Chanakya was also known as Kautilya or Vishnu Gupta. He was prominent lecturer at the ancient Takshashila University. He was an expert of economics and political science. Besides teaching, he also advised the Mauryan kings, Chandragupta and his son Bindusara. Chanakya played a crucial role in the establishment and expansion of the Mauryan Empire.

In this book, the author tells about Arthashastra, the ancient thesis about Indian Polity. The book focuses on Chanakya’s detailed theories. He wrote his discoveries as to the manner people used to live their lives in ancient India. The book explains the behaviours and patterns a person should follow with different people in life.

This book was published in 2002 and is available in paperback form. It comprises of Neeti Sutras in Sanskrit, which are in concise form, but are very impressive. Their translation is done in English and a bit is explained in laymen’s terms too.

Dr. B.K. Chakravarti

Dr. B.K. Chakravarti, born in 1939 in British India, has been associated with the Hotel Catering Education in India almost from its early days. After his retirement as Director, Institute of Hotel Management. (Ministry of Tourism, GOI), Patna, he was invited to start and co-ordinate the new Hotel Management Deptt. at Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi (a Deemed University of International repute.) Dr. Chakravarti had authored more than 10 books on Hospitality Food Service etc. and published numerous articles & papers in Indian & Foreign journals. In fact, Dr. B.K. Chakravarti is well known and a stalwart figure in his field in India and Abroad. He attended & National Seminars. He was honoured with British Council Scholarship for a Hospitality study tour in England and he also visited many European Countries & United States. Currently, he is the Chairman, Academic Board, Viswa Bharati Santiniketan. Academic Board, Burdwan University (WB), and Member, West Bengal State Council for Technical Education (Hospitality & Tourism). He is also a prolific writer in various tourism media.