Buddhism, Duties of king, defence and warfare

Namaste :pray:,

I was watching a video of SN Goenka of Vippassana in that while Discussing about whether Buddhism weakened India ? SN Goenka says Buddha had given 2 types of instructions one which was republic, Janapada and other which is sovereign rule of a king. SN Goenka was saying he gave 7 such instructions for each kind of administration.

Can anyone please clarify if there are Suttas of texts from Pali Cannon with such instructions ?

The instructions on how to preserve democracy are in AN7.22 and the instructions for a just and wise monarchy in AN3.14.


Just a quick note, the “republic” model was not really ‘democratic’, it was more like an oligarchy.