The Original Founder of the Manuscripts and Editor of kautilya’s Arthashastra was

  1. Srikanta Shastri
  2. Srinivasa Iyanagar
  3. R Shamashastri
  4. William Jones
Abdul Salam Newbie Asked on 31st July 2015 in History.
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    R Shamashastri

    The Original founder of the Manuscripts and editor of Kautilya’s Arthastra was R shamashastri. The Arthastra is an ancient Indian treatise on statecraft, economic policy and military strategy, written in Sanskrit. It identifies its author by the names ‘Kautilya’ and ‘Vishnugupta’ both name that are traditionally identified with Chanakya (c 350-283 BCE) who was a scholar at Takshahila. The text was influential until the 12th century, when it disappeared. It was rediscovered in 1904 by Rashamashastri, who published it in 1909. The first English translation was published

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