Everybody Loves A Good Drought - Stories from India's Poorest Districts
by P Sainath
Chanakya Neeti is a collection of Chanakya's thoughts in DOs and DON'Ts format which one can apply in the conduct of one's daily life follow a set of simple rules enunciated in the couplets and stud one's mendset with the gems of his philosophy and wisdom. This book presents original couplets or quatrains in Sanskrit, followed by a faithful translation in English and then a lucid commentary explaining the import of the message contained therein in the present day context.
This book is the most attractive package of Chanakya's wisdom.
About the Author
VISHWAMITRA SHARMA is a prolific and versatile writer. He has edited hundreds of books and published thousands of articles in national dailies and weeklies. He has authored over 80 books on various subjects such as science, health, yoga, palmistry, astrology, vaastu shastra and the like.
He began his journalistic career before 1947 in Lahore with the daily Milap. During the turbulent pre-Partition days, he took part in the freedom struggle under the dynamic leadership of Jayprakash Narayan. After moving to independent India in 1947, he joined the Hindi daily Jansatta. Thereafter, he worked with All India Radio for 20 years. After retirement, he worked in the book publishing industry.
An octogenarian now retired from active service, he still continues to pen his thoughts.