Inspiration for the Titles of Book 4 Beauty Part 1 & 2

Sorry for the late posting of this... For those interested in the where I came up for the titles of Beauty Parts 1 and 2. I was inspired by the Thai Military Governments 12 Core Values that every student in the South East Asian country must learn by heart.

Here they are and their corresponding 'value'

  • Part 1 The Pursuit of Janaki 

    • Issue 1

      • Adherence to the Prevailing Orthodoxy
        • 2. Being honest, sacrificial and patient, with positive attitude for the common good of the public;
    • Issue 2

      • Devotion to the Pro Patria
        • 1. Upholding the three main pillars: the Nation, the Religion, and the Monarchy;
    • Issue 3

      • Cherishing Group-think
        • 5. Treasuring cherished Thai traditions;
    • Issue 4

      • Participation of Chastity & Distribution
        • 6. Maintaining morality, integrity, well-wishes upon others as well as being generous and sharing; 
    • Issue 5

      • Obey your Elders & Betters

        • 3. Being grateful to the parents, guardians and teachers;
    • Issue 6

      • Soliciting Ignorance

        • 4. Seeking for knowledge and education directly and indirectly
  • Part 2FLIGHT FROM THE SINGH’S JAWS

    • Issue 1

      • Discipline of seniority

        • 8. Maintaining discipline, respectful of laws and the elderly and seniority
    • Issue 2

      • Dangers from the Desires of the Heart  

        • 11. Maintaining both physical and mental health and unyielding to the dark force or desires, having sense of shame over guilt and sins in accordance with the religious principles
    • Issue 3

      • Essence of Stately Ideals
        • 7. Understanding, learning the true essence of democratic ideals, with His Majesty the King as Head of State;
    • Issue 4

      • Self-Sufficiency 
        • 10. Applying His Majesty the King’s Sufficiency Economy, saving money for time of need, being moderate with surplus for sharing or expansion of business while having good immunity;
    • Issue 5

      • Guidance from the Throne
        • 9. Being conscious and mindful of action in line with His Majesty’s the King’s royal statements.
    • Issue 6

      • Sacrifice for the National Interest 
        • 12. Putting the public and national interest before personal interest.