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Manusmṛti (Mānava Dharmaśāstra, Manu Saṃhitā, Manu) (‘ The Laws of Manu’, ‘ The Law Code of Manu’, ‘ The Institutes of Manu’, 

Source:
A Dictionary of Hinduism
Author(s):

W. J. Johnson

1st century bce–2nd century ce)The foundational text of the Dharmaśāstra literature, of which it remains the best-known and most influential example. As its name indicates, it is regarded as one of the most important ... ...

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