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 29.28 [366]

व्याघातेषु नृपाज्ञायाः संग्रहे साहसेषु च ।
स्तेयपारुष्ययोश्चैव न परीक्षेत साक्षिणः ॥ २८ [३६६] ॥

vyāghāteṣu nṛpājñāyāḥ saṃgrahe sāhaseṣu ca |
steyapāruṣyayoścaiva na parīkṣeta sākṣiṇaḥ || 28 [366] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 29.28 [366] 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 (29.28 [366]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vyaghata, Nripa, Ajna, Sangraha, Sahasa, Steya, Parushya, Pariksha, Parikshi, Ita, Sakshin, Sakshi,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “vyāghāteṣu nṛpājñāyāḥ saṃgrahe sāhaseṣu ca
  • vyāghāteṣu -
  • vyāghāta (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • nṛpā -
  • nṛpa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ajñāyāḥ -
  • ajñā (noun, feminine)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
  • saṅgrahe -
  • saṅgraha (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    saṅgraha (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • sāhaseṣu -
  • sāhasa (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    sāhasa (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “steyapāruṣyayoścaiva na parīkṣeta sākṣiṇaḥ
  • steya -
  • steya (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    stai -> steya (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √stai class 1 verb]
    stai -> steya (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √stai class 1 verb]
  • pāruṣyayoś -
  • pāruṣya (noun, masculine)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
    pāruṣya (noun, neuter)
    [genitive dual], [locative dual]
  • cai -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • aiva -
  • i (verb class 2)
    [imperfect active first dual]
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • parīkṣe -
  • parīkṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single], [locative single]
    parīkṣa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    parīkṣā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single], [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    parīkṣi (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    parīkṣi (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • ita -
  • ita (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ita (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    i -> ita (participle, masculine)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i -> ita (participle, neuter)
    [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
    i (verb class 2)
    [imperative active second plural]
  • sākṣiṇaḥ -
  • sākṣin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sākṣin (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
    sākṣī (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
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