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treatise on hindu law.

S. Venkataraman

treatise on hindu law.

by S. Venkataraman

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Published by Orient Longman in New Delhi .
Written in English


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Paginationxxxvi,514p. ;
Number of Pages514
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Open LibraryOL20964548M
ISBN 100861312112

Sources of Hindu Law: A critique “ Hindu law has the oldest pedigree of any known system of jurisprudence, and even now it shows no sign of decrepitude.”- Henry Mayne. The phrase “source of law” has several connotations. It may be the authority which issues rules of conduct which are recognized by Courts as binding.   His effort, therefore, has been to know the Hindu thinking on law by looking at the key conceptual ideas of Hindu jurisprudence. Hence the book's title: The spirit of Hindu law.

  Two Treatises on the Hindu Law of Inheritance by H. T. Colebrooke (Translator) Paperback $ Ship This book is a study of the politics of episcopal elections in twelfth- and thirteenth-century Normandy and Greater Anjou. Although the greatest source of the classical natural law tradition is Thomas Aquinas' Treatise on Law, the Author: H. T. Colebrooke. The Hindu Law: Being a Treatise on the Law Administered Exclusively to Hindus by the British Courts in India, ISBN , ISBN , Like New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive.

The medieval era Buddhistic law of Myanmar and Thailand are also ascribed to Manu, and the text influenced past Hindu kingdoms in Cambodia and Indonesia. Manusmriti is also called the Mānava-Dharmaśāstra or Laws of Manu. The Yājñavalkya Smṛti. The Yājñavalkya Smṛti is a Hindu text of the Dharmaśāstra tradition. Manusmriti, translated as "The Laws of Manu" or "The Institutions of Manu," is the most important and authoritative Hindu Law Book (Dharmashastra), which served as a foundational work on Hindu law and jurisprudence in ancient India at least years. Until the modern times, it was the standard reference for adjudicating civil and criminal.


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Preview this book» What people are A Treatise on Hindu Law and Usage In 8vo.,price zis., cloth, A TREATISE ON THE STATUTES OF ELIZABETH AGAINST FRAUDULENT CONVEYANCES. The Bills of Sale Registration Acts, and the Law of Voluntary Dispositions of Property generally.

BY HW MAY, BA (Ch. Oxford), and of Lincoln's Inn, Barrister. Mayne's Treatise on Hindu Law & Usage has ever since its publication in been regarded as a classic on the subject. It has all throughout reigned supreme and is universally considered to be a last word on this branch of law.

It is the most authentic source of knowledge on Hindu : Dr. Vijender Kumar. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Hindu law, as a historical term, refers to the code of laws applied to Hindus, Buddhists, Jains and Sikhs in British India.

Hindu law, in modern scholarship, also refers to the legal theory, jurisprudence and philosophical reflections on the nature of law discovered in ancient and medieval era Indian texts. It is one of the oldest known jurisprudence theories in the world. Preface The present work, Vivada-ratnakara, is the first of Candesvara Thakkura’s Code of Smriti-ratnakaras.

It was first published in the Bibliotheca Indica Series in and the present edition is an improvement upon the same. The author composed six other ratnakaras on Smrti Viz. Krtya-ratnakara, Grhastha-ratnakara, Suddhi-ratnakara, Dana-ratnakara, Puja-ratnakara, and Vyavahara. OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: Mayne's Hindu law.

Cover title: Mayne's Hindu law and usage. Subtitle: Also containing commentaries on the Hindu Marriage Act,the Hindu Succession Act,the Hindu Adoptions & Maintenance Act,the Hindu Minority & Guardianship Act,the Hindu Women's Right to Property Act, A Short Treatise is founded partly on the author's Tagore Law Lectures of andand partly on lectures addressed to the students of the Inns of Court in It dates from a time when Anglo-Hindu law was a mature system that had attained its highest level of sophistication.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mayne, John Dawson, Treatise on Hindu law and usage. Madras: Higginbotham, (OCoLC) Bundle: Seventy-First Tax Institute: Gould School of Law University of Southern California with Cumulative Index and Tables Volumes Publisher Matthew Bender Elite Products ISBN A Treatise On Hindu Law And Usage [Mayne, John Dawson ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact.

In comparison with modern law, the classical Hindu law was a peculiar legal system as it followed a unique arrangement of law and polity with a unique scheme of values. Ancient India represented a distinct tradition of law, and had a historically independent school of legal theory and practice.

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Administrative Law. Constitutional Law. Equity & Trusts Law. International Law. Labour & Employment Law. Recently Added Books. Administrative Appeals Tribunal Act Australia. Treatise on Law covers Questions of the Summa Theologica Part 1, it is a short but extraordinary set of questions from the 'Summa Theologica' treating /5.

As per ar “Manusmriti” was written by a brahmana called “Sumathi Bhargava”. His family name was “Bhrigu” as mentioned in the end of every versus of Manusmriti as per the ancient traditions.

The author of the Manusmriti was kept secret pur. : Daya-Bhaga and Mitakshara: Two Treatises on Hindu Law of Inheritance: No branch of jurisprudence is more important than the law of successions or inheritance; as it constitutes that part of any national system of laws which is the most peculiar and distinct and which is of most frequent use and extensive applicationIn the Hindu jurisprudence in particular it is the branch of.

A treatise on Hindu law and usage by John Dawson Mayne; 11 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Civil law, Customary law, Customary law (Hindu law), Hindu law, Hindus, India, Law, Legal status, laws, Usage and custom (Law); Places: India. Part 1 deals with the law as it was before the / statutes that partially codified Hindu Law.

Part 2 of the book examines the four statutes, The Hindu Marriage Act,The Hindu Succession Act,The Hindu Minority and Guardianship Act,The Hindu Adoptions and Maintenance Act,including all amendments in those Acts /5(7).

Mayne's treatise on Hindu law & usage. Author: Mayne, John Dawson, Publication info: New Delhi: Bharat Law House, Buy A Short Treatise on Hindu Law: As Administered in the Courts of British India Books online at best prices in India by Herbert Cowell from Buy A Short Treatise on Hindu Law: As Administered in the Courts of British India online of India’s Largest Online Book Store, Only Genuine Products.

Lowest price and Replacement Guarantee. 5. The leading Hindu law textbooks are: SATYAJEET A. DESAI, 2 MULLA. PRINCIPLES OF HINDU LAW (18th ed., ); RANGANATH MISRA, MAYNE'S TREATISE ON HINDU LAW. AND USAGE (12th ed., ).

6. For details of the early history of the British administration of law in India, seeCited by: 3.It is the oldest Hindu treatise on prosody to have survived into the modern era.

This text is structured in 8 books, with a cumulative total of sutras. It is a collection of aphorisms predominantly focussed on the art of poetic meters, and presents some mathematics in the service of music. Treatises, not to be confused with treaties, are book-length expositions on the law as it pertains to a particular subject.

Treatises may be scholarly in nature, such as Blackstone’s Commentaries on the Law, or they may be geared toward a legal practitioner, such as a manual or handbook. A legal treatise may be a short, single volume or a large, multivolume set.