SAAM , DAAM , DUND , aur BHED
lagta hian ki yahi 4 VED hian tere ??
catustayamthe four diplomatic principles
1. saama, the process of pacifying
2. daana, the process of giving money in charity
3. bheda, the principle of dividing
4. danda, the principle of punishment
After some time, the teachers Sanda and Amarka thought that Prahlada Maharaja was sufficiently educated in the diplomatic affairs of pacifying public leaders, appeasing them by giving them lucrative posts, dividing and ruling over them, and punishing them in cases of disobedience. Then, one day, after Prahlada's mother had personally washed the boy and dressed him nicely with sufficient ornaments, they presented him before his father.
Purport to above verse by, A.C.Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, Founder-Acharya of ISKCON
(International Society for Krishna Consciousness)
It is essential for a student who is going to be a ruler or king to learn the four diplomatic principles. There is always rivalry between a king and his citizens. Therefo ...more