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The Mahabharata, Ramayana, as well as Sankhya, Patanjala, Pasupata and Vaishnava form part of Dharma Sastras. Thus, altogether, they constitute 14 Vidyas.
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Manu, in his texts on dharma (Dharma Sastras), has emphasized this point very clearly.
Vedic Vision
philosophy of existence. Yoga. (Patanjali).
Hinduism and international humanitarian law
epic poems Mahabharata and Ramayana are also a source of law in various situ- ations.

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Context demands Tamil-Muslim solidarity
But it is elementary in the study of caste in South Asia that Varna of the Dharma Sastras and Jaati that preceded it belong to different genera. “The varna-model has produced a wrong and distorted image of caste.

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Dharmaśāstra - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Later, these Vedic branches split into various other branches the reasons of which remain unclear. the dharmasastras.
Heart of Hinduism: Smriti: The Dharma Shastras
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The Dharma Sastras, posted by admin, About The Dharma Sastras.
VEDA - Vedas and Vedic Knowledge Online - Vedic Encyclopedia
These smrtis are part of dharma sastra or books giving religious code.
Dharma Sastras
In addition, puranas, nyayasastras, mimamsas and dharma sastras (smrtis) are also considered as upangas.

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