The Mandate of Heaven (天命) was a Chinese political and religious doctrine used to justify the rule of the emperor of China. According to this belief, heaven (天, Tian)—which embodies the natural order and will of the universe—bestows the mandate on a just ruler, the Son of Heaven.
Mandate of Heaven is the 10th expansion for Europa Universalis IV. It was announced on 2017-03-02. The expansion was accompanied by the free patch 1.20 on 2017-04-06. Mandate of Heaven brings a host of new features to EU4...
Go to the Social Strategy article. Mandate of Heaven is a social policy in Civilization V. It is part of the Piety tree. When God has ordained that your ruler occupies the place of an intermediary between Heaven and the world, all people must rejoice and obey.