Katyayana-smriti [sanskrit]

by Manmatha Nath Dutt | 2006 | 9,945 words | ISBN-10: 8171102794

The Sanskrit edition of the Katyayana-smriti referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. The Katyayana-smriti is one of the minor works on Dharmashastra as mentioned in the Yajnavalkya-smriti. Katyayana is the author of a clear and full treatise on law and also wrote on grammar and other subjects. Alternative titles: Kātyāyanasmṛti (कात्यायनस्मृतिः), Kātyāyana-smṛti (कात्यायन-स्मृति).

Verse 29.20 [358]

रिक्थभागविवादे तु संदेहे समुपस्थिते ।
कुल्यानां वचनं तत्र प्रमाणं तद्विपर्यये ॥ २० [३५८] ॥

rikthabhāgavivāde tu saṃdehe samupasthite |
kulyānāṃ vacanaṃ tatra pramāṇaṃ tadviparyaye || 20 [358] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 29.20 [358] is contained in the book Sixteen Minor Smrtis: 2 Volumes by Manmatha Nath Dutt. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (29.20 [358]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Rikthabhaj, Avivada, Sandeha, Samupasthita, Samupasthiti, Kulya, Vacana, Tatra, Pramana, Tad, Tat, Viparyaye, Viparyaya,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 29.20 [358]). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “rikthabhāgavivāde tu saṃdehe samupasthite
  • rikthabhāg -
  • rikthabhāj (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    rikthabhāj (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • avivāde -
  • avivāda (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    avivāda (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    avivādā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • sandehe -
  • sandeha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • samupasthite -
  • samupasthita (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    samupasthita (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    samupasthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    samupasthiti (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “kulyānāṃ vacanaṃ tatra pramāṇaṃ tadviparyaye
  • kulyānām -
  • kulya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    kulya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
    kulyā (noun, feminine)
    [genitive plural]
  • vacanam -
  • vacana (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    vacana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    vacanā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • tatra -
  • tatra (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tatra (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tatra (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
  • pramāṇam -
  • pramāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pramāṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • tad -
  • tad (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    tad (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    tat (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • viparyaye -
  • viparyaye (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    viparyaya (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    viparyaya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    viparyayā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
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