6) Ancient texts and scriptures tell us a lot about administration, bring out few findings where reference to morality in these texts have been evidently made. (250 words)
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Why this question:
The question is direct and aims to analyse the possible references to morality that have been made in the ancient scriptures about administration.
Key demand of the question:
Explain in detail the relevance of ancient texts and scriptures and the lessons of morality that they carry with them.
Structure of the answer:
Briefly define what is morality.
Explain that references for administration can be found in Atharva Veda, epics like Mahabharata and Ramayana, Silapaddikaran, Arthashastra and Manusmriti. The most details account, however, is from Arthashastra.
Then delve into the morality aspects and administration aspects that these ancient scriptures tell us . quote relevant examples wherever possible.
Conclude by reasserting significance.