World constitutions illustrated. Religion and the law.
Translated from the Vivādārnạvasetu, a digest of Hindu law in 21 sections (taraṅga) compiled for Warren Hastings by the panḍịts: Bānẹśvara, Krịpārāma, Rāma Gopāla, Krịshnạjīvana, Vīreśvara, Krị̄shnạcandra, Guarīkānta, Kālīśaṅkaṙa, Ṡyāmasundara, Krịshnạkeśava and Sītārāma. cf. Eggeling. Cat. of Sanskrit mss. in Library of the India office, pt. III, 1891, p. 458, no. 1506. English translation by Nathaniel Brassey Halhed. see page [iii]. "Names of the Brahmins who compiled this work": page lxxvi. "Glossary of such Shānscrit, Persian, and Bengal words, as occur in this work": pages lxxvii-lxxxvii. "Names of authors quoted in this compilation": page. lxxxix. "A list of the books from which this pootee was compiled": pages xc-xci.
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