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 6.22

भूमौ विपरिवर्तेत तिष्ठेद्वा प्रपदैर्दिनम् ।
स्थानासनाभ्यां विहरेत्सवनेषूपयन्नपः ॥ २२ ॥

bhūmau viparivarteta tiṣṭhedvā prapadairdinam |
sthānāsanābhyāṃ viharetsavaneṣūpayannapaḥ || 22 ||

The Sanskrit text of Verse 6.22 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 (6.22). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhuma, Bhumi, Prapadaih, Prapada, Dina, Sthanasana, Savana, Upayat, Apas,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Verse 6.22). 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: “bhūmau viparivarteta tiṣṭhedvā prapadairdinam
  • bhūmau -
  • bhūma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    bhūmi (noun, feminine)
    [locative single]
    bhūmi (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
  • vipari -
  • vipari (Preverb)
  • varteta -
  • vṛt (verb class 1)
    [optative active second plural], [optative middle third single]
  • tiṣṭhed -
  • sthā (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • -
  • (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
    (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • prapadair -
  • prapadaiḥ (indeclinable)
    prapada (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • dinam -
  • dina (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [accusative single]
    dina (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [nominative single], [accusative single]
    dinā (noun, feminine)
  • Line 2: “sthānāsanābhyāṃ viharetsavaneṣūpayannapaḥ
  • sthānāsanābhyām -
  • sthānāsana (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental dual], [dative dual], [ablative dual]
  • vi -
  • vi (indeclinable adverb)
    [indeclinable adverb]
    vi (indeclinable preposition)
    [indeclinable preposition]
    vi (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [adverb]
    vi (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ve (noun, masculine)
    (noun, feminine)
    (noun, masculine)
    (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    vi (Preverb)
  • haret -
  • hṛ (verb class 1)
    [optative active third single]
  • savaneṣū -
  • savana (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
    savana (noun, neuter)
    [locative plural]
  • upayann -
  • upayat (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single], [vocative single]
  • apaḥ -
  • apas (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    apas (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    apas (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
    ap (noun, feminine)
    [accusative plural]
    ap (noun, neuter)
    [ablative single], [genitive single]
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