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    Genghis Khan and Yelu Chucai Essay

    The Secret History of the Mongols describes the birth of a nation and a state, organized around a heavenly-destined charismatic founder, Genghis Khan. The biography of Yelu Chucai describes how a new dynasty, founded by a heavenly-destine charismatic conqueror, ‘The Great Founder’ or Genghis Khan, was transformed and civilized by an adviser Yelu Chucai, himself of Khitan origin, from the Inner Mongolian people who built the Liao dynasty. The great Mongol empire founded in 1206 by a prominent charismatic person Genghis Khan was unshakeable and progressive. Mostly it was provided by wise government that could always find ways out of difficult situations, introduce reforms and solve problems. Strong army conquered…