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 30.4 [381]

प्रत्यर्थिनार्थिना वापि साक्षिदूषणसाधने ।
प्रस्तुतार्थोपयोगित्वाद्व्यवहारान्तरं न च ॥ ४ [३८१] ॥

pratyarthinārthinā vāpi sākṣidūṣaṇasādhane |
prastutārthopayogitvādvyavahārāntaraṃ na ca || 4 [381] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 30.4 [381] 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 (30.4 [381]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pratyarthin, Arthin, Arthi, Vapi, Vapin, Sakshin, Sakshi, Dushana, Sadhana, Prastuta, Artha, Upayogitva, Vyavahara, Tara,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 30.4 [381]). 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: “pratyarthinārthinā vāpi sākṣidūṣaṇasādhane
  • pratyarthinā -
  • pratyarthin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    pratyarthin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • arthinā -
  • arthin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    arthin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    arthī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
  • vāpi -
  • vāpi (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vāpī (noun, feminine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    vāpin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vāpin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • sākṣi -
  • sākṣi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sākṣin (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    sākṣin (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    sākṣī (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
    sākṣī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [vocative single]
    sākṣī (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • dūṣaṇa -
  • dūṣaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    dūṣaṇa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • sādhane -
  • sādhana (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    sādhana (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    sādhanā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • Line 2: “prastutārthopayogitvādvyavahārāntaraṃ na ca
  • prastutā -
  • prastuta (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prastuta (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prastutā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • artho -
  • artha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    artha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    arth (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • upayogitvād -
  • upayogitva (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • vyavahārān -
  • vyavahāra (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • taram -
  • tara (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    tara (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    tarā (noun, feminine)
  • na -
  • na (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    na (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    na (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
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