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 60.3 [670]

राजप्रवर्तितान्धर्मान्यो नरो नानुपालयेत् ।
गर्ह्यः स पापो दण्ड्यश्च लोपयन्राजशासनम् ॥ ३ [६७०] ॥

rājapravartitāndharmānyo naro nānupālayet |
garhyaḥ sa pāpo daṇḍyaśca lopayanrājaśāsanam || 3 [670] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 60.3 [670] 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 (60.3 [670]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Raja, Pravartita, Dharma, Yah, Nara, Nri, Nanu, Garhya, Papa, Dandya, Dandi, Lopa, Yat, Rajashasana,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “rājapravartitāndharmānyo naro nānupālayet
  • rāja -
  • rāja (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    rājan (noun, masculine)
    rāj (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • pravartitān -
  • pravartita (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • dharmān -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • naro* -
  • nara (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    nṛ (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • nānu -
  • nānū (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [vocative single]
  • pālayet -
  • pāl (verb class 10)
    [optative active third single]
    (verb class 0)
    [optative active third single]
  • Line 2: “garhyaḥ sa pāpo daṇḍyaśca lopayanrājaśāsanam
  • garhyaḥ -
  • garhya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sa -
  • sa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • pāpo* -
  • pāpa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • daṇḍyaś -
  • daṇḍya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    daṇḍī (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural], [ablative single], [genitive single]
    daṇḍī (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • lopa -
  • lopa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • yan -
  • yat (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    i -> yat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb]
  • rājaśāsanam -
  • rājaśāsana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
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