Foreign Policies of Major Nations: India, The United States, China, Russia, Japan, England
INDIA’S FOREIGN POLICY
Origin and Philosophical Base
The foreign policy of any nation is the reflection of its tradition, cultural heritage, and socio-political and economic conditions. Indian foreign policy is no exception. It draws inspiration from the age-old tradition of the land, its rich cultural heritage, as well as from the comparatively recent socio-political and economic experiences. India’s foreign policy is imbibed with ideas of peace, universal brotherhood, non-interference and non-violence. The philosophical basis of India’s foreign policy is rooted in its rich cultural heritage that rests on Buddha’s tolerance, Emperor Ashoka’s ...