chapter  I
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HAVING paid homage to the Three Gems,2 I recite concisely in M&gadhese 3 the "Lokaniti," extracted from various treatises.4

The "Niti;' 5 in this world, is a man's substance, his father, his mother, his teacher, his friend: a person, therefore, knowing the "Niti," is a wise man, both excellent and well-informed.