Itihasaveda, Itihāsaveda, Itihasa-veda: 1 definition
Itihasaveda means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Dharmashastra (religious law)Source: Knowledge Traditions & Practices of India: Education: Systems & Practices
Itihāsaveda (इतिहासवेद) refers to the “science of history” and represents one of the divisions of the Upaveda (applied knowledge) class of knowledge, lying between that of the Paurūṣeya and Apaurūṣeya classification of Śāstra knowledge; all part of the ancient Indian education system, which aimed at both the inner and the outer dimension of a person.
Dharmashastra (धर्मशास्त्र, dharmaśāstra) contains the instructions (shastra) regarding religious conduct of livelihood (dharma), ceremonies, jurisprudence (study of law) and more. It is categorized as smriti, an important and authoritative selection of books dealing with the Hindu lifestyle.
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Kautilya Arthashastra (by R. Shamasastry)
Chapter 3 - Determination of the Place of the Triple Vedas < [Book 1 - Concerning Discipline]
A History of Indian Philosophy Volume 2 (by Surendranath Dasgupta)