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 75.2 [895]

विवाहकाले यत्स्त्रीभ्यो दीयते ह्यग्निसंनिधौ ।
तदध्यग्निकृतं सद्भिः स्त्रीधनं परिकीर्तितम् ॥ २ [८९५] ॥

vivāhakāle yatstrībhyo dīyate hyagnisaṃnidhau |
tadadhyagnikṛtaṃ sadbhiḥ strīdhanaṃ parikīrtitam || 2 [895] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 75.2 [895] 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 (75.2 [895]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Vivahakala, Yat, Yad, Stri, Samnidhi, Tada, Dha, Dhi, Agnikrita, Agnikrit, Sat, Sad, Stridhana, Parikirtita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

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  • Line 1: “vivāhakāle yatstrībhyo dīyate hyagnisaṃnidhau
  • vivāhakāle -
  • vivāhakāla (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • yat -
  • yat (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    yat (noun, masculine)
    yad (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    yat (noun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    i -> yat (participle, neuter)
    [nominative single from √i class 2 verb], [vocative single from √i class 2 verb], [accusative single from √i class 2 verb]
    yat (pronoun, neuter)
    [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • strībhyo* -
  • strī (noun, feminine)
    [dative plural], [ablative plural]
  • dīyate -
  • (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    dai (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    de (verb class 1)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 3)
    [present passive third single]
    (verb class 4)
    [present middle third single], [present passive third single]
  • hya -
  • hi (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • agni -
  • agni (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
  • saṃnidhau -
  • saṃnidhi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • Line 2: “tadadhyagnikṛtaṃ sadbhiḥ strīdhanaṃ parikīrtitam
  • tada -
  • tada (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    tada (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhya -
  • dhi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    dhī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    dhā (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • agnikṛtam -
  • agnikṛta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    agnikṛta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    agnikṛtā (noun, feminine)
    agnikṛt (noun, masculine)
    [accusative single]
    agnikṛt (noun, feminine)
    [accusative single]
  • sadbhiḥ -
  • sat (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sat (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • strīdhanam -
  • strīdhana (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
  • parikīrtitam -
  • parikīrtita (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    parikīrtita (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    parikīrtitā (noun, feminine)
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