The novel Chanakya Neeti is based on the life of Chanakya, an Indian economist, philosopher, teacher, and theorist who served as a noble mentor to the Mauryan emperors between 350 and 275 BC. His ideologies and concepts are depicted in the book in a variety of contexts, making them relevant even today. Another name for Chanakya was Kautilya or Vishnu Gupta. He was a well-known speaker. He overemphasised money and state, respectively. People adopt his concepts to break free from the web of various evils and live happy, peaceful lives.