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 53.11 [590]

यदि ह्यादावनादिष्टं अशुभं कर्म कारयेत् ।
प्राप्नुयात्साहसं पूर्वं ऋणान्मुच्येत चर्णिकः ॥ ११ [५९०] ॥

yadi hyādāvanādiṣṭaṃ aśubhaṃ karma kārayet |
prāpnuyātsāhasaṃ pūrvaṃ ṛṇānmucyeta carṇikaḥ || 11 [590] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 53.11 [590] 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 (53.11 [590]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Yadi, Yad, Adau, Ada, Adi, Anadishta, Ashubha, Karman, Pra, Sahasa, Purvam, Purva, Rina, Rinika,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “yadi hyādāvanādiṣṭaṃ aśubhaṃ karma kārayet
  • yadi -
  • yadi (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    yadi (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yadi (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • hyā -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • ādāva -
  • ādau (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    āda (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    ādi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ādi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
  • anādiṣṭam -
  • anādiṣṭa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    anādiṣṭa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    anādiṣṭā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • aśubham -
  • aśubha (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    aśubha (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    aśubhā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
    śubh (verb class 6)
    [imperfect active first single]
  • karma -
  • karman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • kārayet -
  • kṛ (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “prāpnuyātsāhasaṃ pūrvaṃ ṛṇānmucyeta carṇikaḥ
  • prā -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    prā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
    prā (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • āpnuyāt -
  • āp (verb class 5)
    [optative active third single]
  • sāhasam -
  • sāhasa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    sāhasa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    sāhasā (noun, feminine)
    [adverb]
  • pūrvam -
  • pūrvam (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    pūrva (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    pūrva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • ṛṇān -
  • ṛṇa (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative plural], [ablative single]
    ṛṇa (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • mucyeta -
  • muc (verb class 6)
    [optative passive third single]
    muc (verb class 1)
    [optative passive third single]
    muñc (verb class 1)
    [optative passive third single]
  • car -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • ṛṇikaḥ -
  • ṛṇika (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
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