Kautilya Arthashastra [sanskrit]

37,100 words | ISBN-13: 9788171106417

The Sanskrit edition of Kautilya’s Arthashastra, an ancient encyclopedic treatise dealing with the ssience of politics, economics and warfare. Other topics include internal and foreign affairs, civil, military, commercial, fiscal, judicial, tables of weights, measures of length and divisions of time. Kautilya is also named Vishnugupta and Chanakya and his Artha-shastra can be dated to 321-296 B.C. Original title: Kauṭilya-Arthaśāstra (कौटिल्य-अर्थशास्त्र).

Chapter 9.5

[English text for this chapter is available]

saṃdhyādīnāmayathoddeśāvasthāpanamapanayaḥ || KAZ_09.5.01 ||

tasmādāpadaḥ sambhavanti || KAZ_09.5.02 ||

bāhyotpattirabhyantarapratijāpā abhyantarotpattirbāhyapratijāpā bāhyotpattirbāhyapratijāpā abhyantarotpattirabhyantarapratijāpā ityāpadaḥ || KAZ_09.5.03 ||

yatra bāhyā abhyantarānupajapanti abhyantarā bāhyāntatrobhayayoge pratijapataḥ siddhirviśeṣavatī || KAZ_09.5.04 ||

suvyājā hi pratijapitāro bhavanti nopajapitāraḥ || KAZ_09.5.05 ||

teṣu praśānteṣu nānyāñśaknuyurupajapitumupajapitāraḥ || KAZ_09.5.06 ||

kṛcchropajāpā hi bāhyānāmabhyantarāsteṣāmitare || KAZ_09.5.07 ||

mahataśca prayatnasya vadhaḥ pareṣāmarthānubandhaścātmana iti || KAZ_09.5.08 ||

abhyantareṣu pratijapatsu sāmadāne prayuñjīta || KAZ_09.5.09 ||

sthānamānakarma sāntvam || KAZ_09.5.10 ||

anugrahaparihārau karmasvāyogo dānam || KAZ_09.5.11 ||

bāhyeṣu pratijapatsu bhedadaṇḍau prayuñjīta || KAZ_09.5.12 ||

sattriṇo mitravyañjanā bāhyānāṃ cārameṣāṃ brūyuḥ ayaṃ vo rājā dūṣyavyañjanairatisaṃdhātukāmaḥ budhyadhvamiti || KAZ_09.5.13 ||

dūṣyeṣu dūṣyavyañjanāḥ praṇihitā dūṣyānbāhyairbhedayeyuḥ bāhyānvā dūṣyaiḥ || KAZ_09.5.14 ||

dūṣyānanupraviṣṭā tīkṣṇāḥ śastrarasābhyāṃ hanyuḥ || KAZ_09.5.15 ||

āhūya bāhyān ghātayeyuḥ || KAZ_09.5.16 ||

yatra bāhyā bāhyānupajapanti abhyantarānabhyantarā tatraikāntayoga upajapituḥ siddhirviśeṣavatī || KAZ_09.5.17 ||

doṣaśuddhau hi dūṣyā na vidyante || KAZ_09.5.18 ||

dūṣyaśuddhau hi doṣaḥ punaranyāndūṣayati || KAZ_09.5.19 ||

tasmādbāhyeṣūpajapatsu bhedadaṇḍau prayuñjīta || KAZ_09.5.20 ||

sattriṇo mitravyañjanā brūyuḥ ayaṃ vo rājā svayamādātukāmaḥ vigṛhītāḥ sthānena rājñā budhyadhvamiti || KAZ_09.5.21 ||

pratijapiturvā dūtadaṇḍānanupraviṣṭāstīkṣṇāḥ śastrarasādibhireṣāṃ chidreṣu prahareyuḥ || KAZ_09.5.22 ||

tataḥ sattriṇaḥ pratijapitāramabhiśaṃseyuḥ || KAZ_09.5.23 ||

abhyantarānabhyantareṣūpajapatsu yathārhamupāyaṃ prayuñjīta || KAZ_09.5.24 ||

tuṣṭaliṅgamatuṣṭaṃ viparītaṃ sāma prayuñjīta || KAZ_09.5.25 ||

śaucasāmarthyāpadeśena vyasanābhyudayāvekṣaṇena pratipūjanamiti dānam || KAZ_09.5.26 ||

mitravyañjano brūyādetān cittajñānārthamupadhāsyati vo rājā tadasyākhyātavyamiti || KAZ_09.5.27 ||

parasparādvā bhedayedenānasau cāsau ca vo rājanyevamupajapati iti bhedaḥ || KAZ_09.5.28 ||

dāṇḍakarmikavacca daṇḍaḥ || KAZ_09.5.29 ||

etāsāṃ catasṛṇāmāpadāmabhyantarāmeva pūrvaṃ sādhayet || KAZ_09.5.30 ||

ahibhayādabhyantarakopo bāhyakopātpāpīyānityuktaṃ purastād || KAZ_09.5.31 ||

pūrvāṃ pūrvāṃ vijānīyāl laghvīmāpadamāpadām || KAZ_09.5.32ab ||

utthitāṃ balavadbhyo gurvīṃ laghvīṃ viparyaye || KAZ_09.5.32cd ||

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1947 pages; Set of 4 Volumes; [Sampurnanand Sanskrit University]

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by Niteen R. Desai (નીતીન ર દેસાઈ) (2010)

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by Ankita Pustaka, Bangalore (2010)

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by K.V.M. (2016)

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