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Q.

Who among the following laid down for punishment for a person becoming mendicant without making adequate provision for dependent wife and children?

 A.

Manu

 B.

Yajnavalkya

 C.

Kautilya

 D.

Narada

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Solution:
Option(C) is correct

Chanakya : He is also known by Vishnugupta, Kautilya,was born around 350 BC and is known for his being the chief architect of Mauryan Empire and writing the pioneering work in the Economics and Political Science that is Arthashstra.

He is known as Indian Machiavelli in the western world.


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