Anagatavekshana, aka: Anagata-avekshana, Anāgatāvekṣaṇa; 1 Definition(s)

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Anagatavekshana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Anāgatāvekṣaṇa can be transliterated into English as Anagataveksana or Anagatavekshana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

In Hinduism

Arthashastra (politics and welfare)

[Anagatavekshana in Arthashastra glossaries]

Anāgatāvekṣaṇa (अनागतावेक्षण) refers to “reference to a subsequent portion” and is the name of a yukti, or ‘technical division’, according to which the contents of the Arthaśāstra by Cāṇakya are grouped. Cāṇakya (4th-century BCE), aka Kauṭilya, was the chief minister of Chandragupta Maurya, the founder of the famous Maurya Empire.

(Source): Wisdom Library: Arthaśāstra
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Arthashastra (अर्थशास्त्र, arthaśāstra) literature concerns itself with the teachings (shastra) of economic prosperity (artha) statecraft, politics and military tactics. The term arthashastra refers to both the name of these scientific teachings, as well as the name of a Sanskrit work included in such literature. This book was written (3rd century BCE) by by Kautilya, who flourished in the 4th century BCE.

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