Vineeta Sharma Vs. Rakesh Sharma & Ors.- By overruling Prakash & Ors. v. Phulavati & Ors., (2016) 2 SCC 36[ Two judges bench]. Danamma @ Suman Surpur & Anr. v. Amar & Ors., (2018) 3 SCC 343[Two judges bench] a Three Judges Bench of Supreme Court held (i) The provisions contained in substituted Section 6 of the Hindu Succession Act, 1956 confer status of coparcener on the daughter born before or after amendment in the same manner as son with same rights and liabilities. (ii) The rights can be claimed by the daughter born earlier with effect from 9.9.2005 with savings as provided in Section 6(1) as to the disposition or alienation, partition or testamentary disposition which had taken place before 20th day of December, 2004.
विभागोऽर्थस्य पित्र्यस्य पुत्रैर्यत्र प्रकल्प्यते । दायभाग इति प्रोक्तं तद्विवादपदं बुधैः – पितर्यूर्ध्वं मृते पुत्रा विभजेयुर्धनं पितुः
मातुर्दुहितरोऽभावे दुहितारं तदन्वयः
নিবন্ধ বহুসংখ্যক আছে, তন্মধ্যে কতকগুলির নাম উল্লেখযোগ্য, যথা—জীমূতবাহন প্রণীত “দায়ভাগ” ; বিজ্ঞানেশ্বর প্রণীত “মিতাক্ষর”; রঘুনন্দন প্রণীত “দায়তত্ব” ; শ্ৰীকৃষ্ণ প্রণীত “দায়ক্রম-সংগ্রহ” ; বাচস্পতি মিশ্র প্রণীত “বিবাদ-চিন্তামণি” ; দেবানন্দ ভট্ট প্রণীত “স্মৃতি-চন্দ্রিকা” ; চণ্ডেশ্বর প্রণীত “বিবাদ-রত্নাকর” ; মিত্ৰমিশ্র প্রণীত “বীরমিত্রোদয়” প্রভৃতি। এই সমস্ত গ্রন্থগুলি সকল দেশ সমানভাবে প্রচলিত নহে ; কোনটী বঙ্গদেশে প্রচলিত, কোনটী বা মিথিলায় প্রচলিত, এইরূপ । বঙ্গদেশে দায়ভাগ, দায়তত্ত্ব, দায়ক্রমসংগ্রহ এবং বীরমিত্রোদয় এই চারিট গ্রন্থ প্রচলিত ; তন্মধ্যে দায়ভাগই সৰ্ব্বশ্রেষ্ঠ
It is settled law that the executant while divesting herself of the title to the property could create a life estate for her enjoyment and the property would devolve on the settlee with absolute rights on the settlor’s demise.
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विभागोऽर्थस्य पित्र्यस्य पुत्रैर्यत्र प्रकल्प्यते । दायभाग इति प्रोक्तं तद्विवादपदं बुधैः । । १३.१ । । पितर्यूर्ध्वं मृते पुत्रा विभजेयुर्धनं पितुः । मातुर्दुहितरोऽभावे दुहितारं तदन्वयः । । १३.२ । । मातुर्निवृत्ते रजसि प्रत्तासु […]
अष्टौ विवाहाः श्रुत-शीले विज्ञाय ब्रह्मचारिणे अर्थिने दीयते स ब्राह्मः ॥ आच्छाद्य अलंकृत्य एषा सह धर्मश् [: धर्मं ] चर्यताम् इति प्राजाप्त्यः ॥ पूर्वां लाजाहुतिं हुत्वा गोभ्यां सह आर्षः ॥ [: पूर्वां लाजाहुतिं […]
Gotra of a person is the name of the sage from whom he or his agnate is supposed to have descended in the line
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The Mitakshara School prevails in whole India except Bengal and Assam, based on commentary of Yajnavalkya Smriti by Vijnaneshwara
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whether a Hindu female is entitled to succeed to the hereditary priestly office of a ‘Pujari’ and ‘Panda’ held by her husband in a temple and to receive the emoluments thereof. DATE […]
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मनुमेकाग्रमासीनमभिगम्य महर्षयः-प्रतिपूज्य यथान्यायमिदं वचनमब्रुवन्-भगवन् सर्ववर्णानां यथावदनुपूर्वशः-अन्तरप्रभवानां च धर्मान्नो वक्तुमर्हसि