Ancient Indian Law System, Shastras, Sutras, Yajnavalkya Rishi, Yajnavalkya Smriti

Yajnavalkya Smriti | Vyavahara Law | 104 (Conclusion) 

Mathomathis would like to present an article on: Yajnavalkya Smriti | Vyavahara Law. The following article is an continuation from the previous article Yajnavalkya Smriti | Vyavahara Law | 103. Readers are expected to complete the previous article, before proceeding here. Two Major Divisions of Law: In the post Smrti period, a large amount of commentaries on various Smrtis were produced. While commenting the older texts, the commentators used to…

Astronomy, Brihadaranyaka Upanishad, Buddhism, Jyotisha, Vedic Cosmology, Vedic Science, Vedic Universe...

Yajnavalkya and the Origins of Puranic Cosmology 

Mathomathis would like to present an article on: Yajnavalkya and the Origins of Puranic Cosmology By Author Subhash Kak Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA 70803-5901, USA (May 30, 2018) The prehistory of Puranic astronomy is not well understood. Although it is known that the Puranas contain very old material, some modern historians of astronomy have believed that the cosmology presented there has no…

Ancient Indian Law System, Puranas, Shastras, Sutras, Yajnavalkya Rishi, Yajnavalkya Smriti

Yajnavalkya Smriti | Vyavahara Law | 103 

The article Yajnavalkya Smriti | Vyavahara Law | 103 is a continuation from the article Yajnavalkya Smriti | Vyavahara Law | 102. Readers are advised to read the previous article before proceeding further. Balakrida of Visvarupa: This commentary was first published in two parts in 1921-22 by Mahamahopadhyaya T. Ganapati Sastri in Trivandrum Sanskrit Series. Further it is published in a single Volume from Munshiram Manoharlal in 1982. Scholars like…

Ancient Indian Law System, Artha Shastra, Brihadaranyaka Upanishad, Manusmriti, Yajnavalkya Rishi, Yajnavalkya Smriti, Yoga Shastra...

Yajnavalkya Smriti | Vyavahara Law | 102 

In the following article mathomathis would like to discuss on topic Yajnavalkya Smriti | Vyavahara Law. This is a continuation from the previous article which was Yajnavalkya Smriti | Indian Law | 101. Do read the previous article before continuing here. Among the three topics, Acara, Vyavahara and Prayascitta, discussed in Smriti texts, Vyavahara has relevance even today. Yajnavalkya is the earliest Smrti author, who dealt with the Vyavahara part…

Ancient Indian Law System, Manusmriti, Yajnavalkya Rishi, Yajnavalkya Smriti

Yajnavalkya Smriti | Indian Law | 101 

Mathomathis would like to present an article on one of the Yajnavalkya Smriti and Ancient Indian Law. The following article was adapted from “Aloysius Michael, Radhakrishnan on Hindu Moral Life and Action, Concept Publishing Company, Delhi, 1979, p. 130”. Jurisprudence or legal system, which is termed as Vyavahara Dharmasastra, is an important portion as far as the Dharmasastra literature is concerned. The development of this Vyavahara dharmasastra can be traced…