Saturday, 19 March 2011

QR – Cure – Quizzing Realms – 298

Happy Holi to all of you!

Here's an easy one.

X's father was beheaded at the behest of the king because he was asking for better governance. X received his higher education under Katyayan in Takshashila, and went on to become a great amoral political theorist and kingmaker, dethroning the royal who killed his father and replacing him with a person of his choice. Identify X.

Happy quizzing, and have a nice life, folks!

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Sorry for answering this so late. 17 answers, and all correct! It is indeed Chanakya aka Vishnugupta aka Kautilya!


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