Sanjay Kumar Sinha Vs. Asha Kumari & ANR.[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

KEYWORDS:-  Divorce- pendente lite- DATE:- April 09, 2018 ACTS:- Section 13 AND 24 of the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 Consequent upon passing of the maintenance order dated 15.07.2016 under Section 24 of the Act by the Family Court, the order passed by the Family Court, Samastipur under Section 125 of Cr.P.C. stands superseded and now no longer … Continue reading Sanjay Kumar Sinha Vs. Asha Kumari & ANR.[ALL SC 2018 APRIL]

Ms. Githa Hariharan and another Vs Reserve Bank of India and another[ALL SC 1999 FEBRUARY]

KEYWORDS:-natural guardian- DATE:-17-02-1999. The father by reason of a dominant personality cannot be ascribed to have a preferential right over the mother in the matter of guardianship since both fall within the same category AIR 1999 SC 1149 : (1999) 1 SCR 669 : (1999) 2 SCC 228 : JT 1999 (1) SC 524 : … Continue reading Ms. Githa Hariharan and another Vs Reserve Bank of India and another[ALL SC 1999 FEBRUARY]

Mst. Raj Kali Kuer Vs Ram Rattan Pandey [ALL SC 1955 APRIL]

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 :- 07-04-1955 AIR 1955 SC 493 : (1955) 2 SCR 186 (SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) Mst. Raj Kali Kuer Appellant Versus Ram Rattan Pandey … Continue reading Mst. Raj Kali Kuer Vs Ram Rattan Pandey [ALL SC 1955 APRIL]

Smt. Satya Vs Teja Singh [ ALL SC 1974 October]

Whether Indian Courts bound to give recognition to divorce decrees granted by foreign Courts? DATE:-Decided on : 01-10-1974- Whether a Hindu marriage solemnised within this country can be validly annulled by a decree of divorce granted by a foreign Court ? AIR 1975 SC 105 : (1975) 2 SCR 97 : (1975) 1 SCC 120 … Continue reading Smt. Satya Vs Teja Singh [ ALL SC 1974 October]

Danamma @ Suman Surpur & ANR. Vs. Amar & Ors [SC 2018 February]

KEYWORDS:- suit for partition and a separate possession- DATE: -February 1, 2018- "we hold that the rights under the amendment are applicable to living daughters of living coparceners as on 9-9-2005 irrespective of when such daughters are born. Disposition or alienation including partitions which may have taken place before 20-12-2004 as per law applicable prior to … Continue reading Danamma @ Suman Surpur & ANR. Vs. Amar & Ors [SC 2018 February]

Manu Smriti – Laws of Manu

KEYWORDS:- HINDU LAW- MANAB DHARMA SASTRAM-VAIDIK KARMA- ॥ मनुस्मृति अथवा मानवधर्मशास्त्रम् ॥-Manu smriti or Manab dharma Sastram] अध्याय १ CHAPER 1 ं१।०१अ/ मनुमेकाग्रमासीनमभिगम्य महर्षयः । ं१।०१च्/ प्रतिपूज्य यथान्यायमिदं वचनमब्रुवन् ॥ ं१।०२अ/ भगवन् सर्ववर्णानां यथावदनुपूर्वशः । ं१।०२च्/ अन्तरप्रभवानां च धर्मान्नो वक्तुमर्हसि ॥ ं१।०३अ/ त्वमेको ह्यस्य सर्वस्य विधानस्य स्वयंभुवः । ं१।०३च्/ अचिन्त्यस्याप्रमेयस्य कार्यतत्त्वार्थवित् प्रभो ॥ Bछ्.Sछ्॥ ं१।०४अ/ … Continue reading Manu Smriti – Laws of Manu

Patanjali Yoga Sutra [Hindu]

॥ पातञ्जलयोगसूत्राणि ॥ ॥ महर्षि पतञ्जलि प्रणीतं योगदर्शनम् ॥ ॥ प्रथमोऽध्यायः ॥ ॥ समाधि-पादः ॥ अथ योगानुशासनम् ॥ १॥ योगश्चित्तवृत्तिनिरोधः ॥ २॥ तदा द्रष्टुः स्वरूपेऽवस्थानम् ॥ ३॥ वृत्तिसारूप्यमितरत्र ॥ ४॥ वृत्तयः पञ्चतय्यः क्लिष्टाऽक्लिष्टाः ॥ ५॥ प्रमाणविपर्ययविकल्पनिद्रास्मृतयः ॥ ६॥ प्रत्यक्षानुमानागमाः प्रमाणानि ॥ ७॥ विपर्ययो मिथ्याज्ञानमतद्रूपप्रतिष्ठम् ॥ ८॥ शब्दज्ञानानुपाती वस्तुशून्यो विकल्पः ॥ ९॥ अभावप्रत्ययालम्बना वृत्तिर्निद्रा ॥ १०॥ … Continue reading Patanjali Yoga Sutra [Hindu]

Glorification of wife – In Hindu Tradition

From Markandeya Purana Adhyaya 21 ॥ भार्यामहिमा ॥ कुण्डलोवाच - भर्तव्या रक्षितव्या च भार्या हि पतिना सदा । धर्मार्थकामसंसिद्ध्यै भार्या भर्तृसहायिनी ॥ ६८॥ यदा भार्या च भर्ता च परस्परवशानुगौ । तदा धर्मार्थकामानां त्रयाणामपि सङ्गतम् ॥ ६९॥ कथं भार्यामृते धर्ममर्थं वा पुरुषः प्रभो । प्राप्नोति काममथवा तस्यां त्रितयमाहितम् ॥ ७०॥ तथैव भर्तारमृते भार्या धर्मादिसाधने । न … Continue reading Glorification of wife – In Hindu Tradition

Maintenance under Hindu Law

CHAPTER III Maintenance The Hindu Adoptions And Maintenance Act, 1956 18. Maintenance of wife.(1) Subject to the provisions of this section, a Hindu wife, whether married before or after the commencement of this Act, shall be entitled to be maintained by her husband during her lifetime.(2) A Hindu wife shall be entitled to live separately … Continue reading Maintenance under Hindu Law

The Hindu Marriage (Validation Of Proceedings) Act, 1960

The Hindu Marriage (Validation Of Proceedings) Act, 1960 (19 OF 1960) [28th September, 1916] An Act to validate certain proceedings under the Hindu Marriage Act, 1955. Be it enacted by Parliament in the Eleventh year of the Republic of India as follows:— 1. Short title and extent .—(1) The Act may be called The Hindu Marriage … Continue reading The Hindu Marriage (Validation Of Proceedings) Act, 1960

The Hindu Disposition Of Property Act, 1916

The Hindu Disposition Of Property Act, 1916 (15 of 1916) [28th September, 1916] An Act to remove certain existing disabilities in respect of the power of disposition of property by Hindus for the benefit of persons not in existence at the date of such disposition. Whereas it is expedient to remove certain existing disabilities in respect … Continue reading The Hindu Disposition Of Property Act, 1916

Void and voidable marriage under Hindu Law

Hindu Marriage act 1955 11. Void marriages.- Any marriage solemnised after the commencement of this Act shall be null and void and may, on a petition presented by either party thereto against the other party, be so declared by a decree of nullity if it contravenes any one of the conditions specified in clauses (i) … Continue reading Void and voidable marriage under Hindu Law

Divorce under Hindu Marriage Act

Grounds for allowing divorce, the wife shall have some special grounds 13. Divorce. — (1) Any marriage solemnised, whether before or after the commencement of this Act, may, on a petition presented by either the husband or the wife, be dissolved by a decree of divorce on the ground that the other party— (i)has, after the … Continue reading Divorce under Hindu Marriage Act

Conditions for a Hindu marriage

Hindu Marriage Act 1955 5. Conditions for a Hindu marriage A marriage may be solemnized between any two Hindus, if the following conditions are fulfilled, namely:— (i)neither party has a spouse living at the time of the marriage; (ii)at the time of the marriage, neither party— (a)is incapable of giving a valid consent to it … Continue reading Conditions for a Hindu marriage