9 this study concentrates on the relevance of kautilya's teachings with regard to military aspects in general and organisational and administrational aspects in detail including the aspects of tactics, strategy the study aims to focus on aspects, which are still relevant for the better management of a large army like ours 10. 4 constraints management - arthashastra the arthashastra is essentially a treatise on the art of government and specially focuses on aspects of internal administration and foreign policy it has been translated as 'science of politics', 'treatise on polity' or the 'science of political economy.
Kautilya's arthashastra 3 book i, concerning discipline chapter i the life of a king óm salutation to sukra and brihaspati gifts, military occupation, and protection of life that of a vaisya is study, performance of sacrifice, giving gifts, agriculture, cattle breeding, and trade.
For kautilya, military strategy was an integral part of the science of polity and he made no distinction between military techniques and statecraft kautilya's arthashastra is a practical work which could have been written only by one who had implemented the tactics which he preached.
Kautilyas arthashastra provides an insight into the ancient indian anthology of political wisdom, theory, and the art of statecraft it is one of the major political and strategic treatises that constitute a collection of timeless concepts the importance and relevance of such strategies and concepts could be enriching to the contemporary world.
The title arthashastra is a sanskrit word which is normally translated as the science of material gain, although science of politics or science of political economy are other accepted translations for kautilya’s work content the arthashastra summarizes the political thoughts of kautilya. The arthashastra is apparently one of the first books on political theory and was written in the 3rd century bc the book itself is doesn't solely focus on political issues, but talks about statecraft, economy, military stragety and other topics the book itself is a very dry read, at least it was to me. Management aspect derived from kautilya's arthashastras 1 management fundamentalsin kautilya s)hjd=id=ijh= iradhakrishnan pillai this is the first of a series of articles on management principles as seen in kautilya’s arthashastra. The title arthashastra is often translated to the science of politics, but the book arthashastra has a broader scope it includes books on the nature of government, law, civil and criminal court systems, ethics , economics , markets and trade, the methods for screening ministers, diplomacy, theories on war, nature of peace, and the duties and obligations of a king.
1 arthashastra - kautilya on war kautilya was a proponent of a welfare state but definitely encouraged war for preserving the power of the state kautilya's arthashastra is a book of 'pure' logic, not taking any religious aspect into account it deals with the various subjects directly and with razor like sharpness. The arthashastra is the most comprehensive treatise on statecraft of classical times, and perhaps of all time the arthashastra is written mainly in prose but also incorporates 380 shlokas , which adds a vital poetic flourish to this otherwise down-to-earth classic.
Arthashastra (also arthasastra) is an ancient treatise on economic, political and military administration of the state it was written by chanakya (also kautilya, vishnu gupta) arthashastra is the most authentic and important sources for shaping the history of the mauryan empire. The arthashastra is the title of a handbook for running an empire, written by kautilya (also known as chanakya, c 350-275 bce) an indian statesman and philosopher, chief advisor and prime minister of the indian emperor chandragupta, the first ruler of the mauryan empirethe title arthashastra is a sanskrit word which is normally translated as the science of material gain, although science of.