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Translation of a digest of the Burmese Buddhist law concerning inheritance and marriage

Burma.

Translation of a digest of the Burmese Buddhist law concerning inheritance and marriage

being a collection of texts from thirty-six Dhammathats

by Burma.

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Published by Printed by the Superintendent, Govt. Print., Burma in Rangoon .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Burma.
    • Subjects:
    • Inheritance and succession -- Burma.,
    • Marriage law -- Burma.,
    • Inheritance and succession (Hindu law),
    • Marriage (Hindu law)

    • Edition Notes

      On cover, v. 1. : Reprinted. 1908; v. 2, Reprint.

      Statementcompared and arranged under the supervision of U Gaung.
      ContributionsGaung, U.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6040755M
      LC Control Number48035402
      OCLC/WorldCa3902145

      According to recent news reports, the Myanmar Parliament passed the Buddhist Women’s Special Marriage Law on July 7, , and President Thein Sein signed the measure into law on Aug The Buddhist Women’s Special Marriage Law applies to marriage between Buddhist women and non-Buddhist men. It appears that the Law subjects non. Buddhist Law in Burma is a brilliant study of the history and development of legal dhammasattha literature in Burma from the thirteenth to the nineteenth centuries, demonstrating “the centrality of law as a sphere of Buddhist knowledge and literary production in Burma” (p. 1).[1] It represents the first scholarly engagement with this topic and is an indispensable tool for anyone interested.

      Buddhism in Myanmar Myanmar, or Burma, of the major countries following Theravàda Buddhism today. In recent years Myanmar has attained special eminence in the Buddhist world. Between and the country hosted the Sixth Great Buddhist Council, and it has also been the source from which several of the foremost systems ofFile Size: KB. BURMESE, BUDDHIST LITERATURE INBelonging to the Sino-Tibetan family of languages, Burmese constitutes the primary language of the largest ethnic group in Myanmar (Burma). Burmese comprises two distinct styles, each with its own set of linguistic particles to mark the syntactical relations between words. Generally speaking, colloquial Burmese is used when people meet and talk; literary Burmese.

      Buddhist monks in Myanmar celebrate repressive laws. Muslim minority denounces new laws on population control, extra-marital relations, and mixed-religion marriages. The continued detention of the Reuters’ journalists, without location being revealed to family, without access to a lawyer, without access to a court is in breach of the international law which Myanmar committed itself to uphold.


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Translation of a digest of the Burmese Buddhist law concerning inheritance and marriage; being a collection of texts from thirty-six Dhammathats, Author: Kaṅʻʺ Vanʻ Maṅʻʺ krīʺ ; Burma.

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(Rangoon: Superintendent of Government Printing,). 5 My thanks to John Okell for. UNOFFICIAL TRANSLATION 2 7. The marriage between a non-Buddhist woman and a non-Buddhist man shall be subject to relevant existing law, religion, and custom, and to the Law Relating to Practice of Monogamy System.

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Burmese people are very generous in supporting the livelihood of the monks and tha2 dtha1-na2 — religion, particularly in reference to Buddhism, but those who truly understand the Buddha do not feel the need to make their contributions public, just like the left hand does not know what the right hand does in Christian faith.

Burma Law Times () Indian Law Reports Rangoon Series () Burma Law Journal () All India Reporter, Rangoon () Rangoon Law Reports ( ; ) Burma Law Reports () Myanmar Law Reports (until now). Source: WikiPedia: Buddhism. Dhammasattha is the Pali name of a genre of Buddhist legal literature found in Western Mainland Southeast Asia (modern Laos, Myanmar (Burma), Cambodia, and Thailand) principally written in Pali, Myanmar (Burmese), Mon, or Tai languages, or in a bilingual Pali vernacular nissaya style.

A Digest of the Burmese Buddhist Law concerning Inheritance and Marriage; being a Collection of Texts from Thirty-six Dhammathats, Composed and Arranged under the Supervision of the Hon’ble U Gaung, C.S.I.

ex-Kinwun Mingyi. The Manusmṛiti (Sanskrit: मनुस्मृति), also spelled as Manusmruti, is an ancient legal text among the many Dharmaśāstras of Hinduism. It was one of the first Sanskrit texts to have been translated into English inby Sir William Jones, and was used to formulate the Hindu law by the British colonial government.

Over fifty manuscripts of the Manusmriti are now known. The Numerical Discourses of the Buddha: A Translation of the Aṅguttara Nikāya.

Somerville: Wisdom, – iii) U Gaung, "The Seven Classes of Wives"; section # of A Digest of the Burmese Buddhist Law Concerning Inheritance and Marriage, Vol. Rangoon: Government Printing, – Additional recommended resource. Dhammasattha "treatise on the law" is the Pali name of a genre of literature found in the Indianized kingdoms of Western mainland Southeast Asia (modern Laos, Burma, Cambodia, Thailand, and Yunnan) principally written in Pali, Burmese, Mon or the Tai languages or in a bilingual nissaya or literal Pali translation (Burmese: နိဿယ).

The Wareru Dhammathat (Burmese: ဝါရီရူး ဓမ္မသတ်, pronounced [wàɹíjú dəməθaʔ]; also known as Wagaru Dhammathat or Code of Wareru) is one of the oldest extant dhammathats (legal treatises) of Myanmar (Burma).

It was compiled in the s in Mon at the behest of King Wareru of d after the Hindu legal treatise Manusmriti, the Code expounds mostly Publication date: c.

/91, c. In 11th Century AD, King Anawrahta strongly supported Theravada Buddhism and cast out the Tantric Buddhism that resided in Burma. A Large number of Buddhist monks and Buddhist sutras are brought to Burma from the island of Sri early cities of Burma (or Myanmar) such as Mandalay, Arakan, Shan was influenced by Buddhism and Pagan was considered as the centre of Theravada Buddhist Author: SEO Genius.

of Buddhist doctrine to scientific theories and to Marxist materialism and democratic individualism were emphasised in an effort to imagine Buddhism as a rational and modern philosophy.

Colonial discourses were both inherited and refuted in an attempt to articulate a Burmese Buddhist modernity. Myanmar Law Working Paper Series Working Paper No customary law dealing with personal law issues, such as marriage and divorce, adoption, succession, wills, intestacy, transfer of property, religious usage or in the court judgments concerning family law for Size: KB.

At all events the apparent strength of the existing feeling, of which the writer of the MoUavicchedanl [Translation by Moung Theka Phydo and S. Minus, from a Burmese manuscript on palm leaves on the Law of Inheritance in the Dhammavilasa.].

THE BUDDHIST LAW OF SUCCESSION IN BURMA. [Contributed by A. E. RIGG, Esg., Ex-Puisne Judge of the Chief Court, inheritance and marriage, which is not only well suited to the Burmese law diverged from Hindu law, that there is no real analogy 44 THE BUDDHIST LAW OF SUCCESSION IN BURMA.Buddhism in Translations.

This book was translated and edited by Henry Clarke Warren (), and published in as Volume III of the Harvard Oriental such, it (like The Sacred Books of the East) suffers from some of the deficiencies of Victorian-era translations, mainly: intentionally archaic phrasing (although not as much as is found in many books), versification that today.All issues concerning the right to property ownership and inheritance for couples to whom the Buddhist Women’s Special Marriage Law apply are “decided according to Myanmar Customary Law as if they and their families were Buddhist.”.