ENHANCING LEADERSHIP SKILLS THROUGH TEACHING FROM MAHABHARATA AND OTHER EPICS
This paper aims to revisit the leadership skills depicted in the epic period, particularly from the Mahabharata and to link them with the Management and Leadership of a Tertiary Education Institution namely the Mahatma Gandhi Institute for sustainable enhancement of Leadership Skills and improved productivity. It also intends to enlighten all the leaders in the tertiary education sector and help them to explore new ways and means so as to be successful in leading higher education institutions more effectively and efficiently. The objectives of the study are as follows: 1. To enhance leadership skills at the Mahatma Gandhi Institute; 2. To develop the right attributes and leadership skills based on Mahabharata and other related epic in order to be successful in leading a tertiary education institution.