Manusmriti [sanskrit]

by Ganganatha Jha | 1920 | 23,875 words | ISBN-10: 8120811550 | ISBN-13: 9788120811553

This is the Sanskrit text of the Manusmriti, which is a collection of verses dealing with ‘Dharma-Shastra’—the ancient Indian science of Law, Spritual life, Politics and Ethics.. The edition of this text is based on Ganganatha Jha’s translation of the same text.

Verse 1.118

देशधर्मान्जातिधर्मान् कुलधर्मांश्च शाश्वतान् ।
पाषण्डगणधर्मांश्च शास्त्रेऽस्मिन्नुक्तवान्मनुः ॥ ११८ ॥

deśadharmānjātidharmān kuladharmāṃśca śāśvatān |
pāṣaṇḍagaṇadharmāṃśca śāstre'sminnuktavānmanuḥ || 118 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 1.118 is contained in the book Manusmrti (Sanskrit and English) by Ganganath Jha. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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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 (1.118). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Deshadharma, Jatidharma, Kuladharma, Shashvata, Pashanda, Gana, Dharma, Shastri, Shastra, Idam, Uktavat, Manu, Manus,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 1.118). 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: “deśadharmānjātidharmān kuladharmāṃśca śāśvatān
  • deśadharmān -
  • deśadharma (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • jātidharmān -
  • jātidharma (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • kuladharmāṃś -
  • kuladharma (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śāśvatān -
  • śāśvata (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • Line 2: “pāṣaṇḍagaṇadharmāṃśca śāstre'sminnuktavānmanuḥ
  • pāṣaṇḍa -
  • pāṣaṇḍa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pāṣaṇḍa (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • gaṇa -
  • gaṇa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dharmāṃś -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [accusative plural]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • śāstre' -
  • śāstṛ (noun, masculine)
    [dative single]
    śāstra (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
  • asminn -
  • idam (pronoun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    idam (pronoun, neuter)
    [locative single]
  • uktavān -
  • uktavat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    vac -> uktavat (participle, masculine)
    [nominative single from √vac class 2 verb], [nominative single from √vac class 3 verb]
  • manuḥ -
  • manus (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    manu (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    manu (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
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