A Manual Of Hindu Law On The Basis Of Sir Thomas Strange; And Illustrated By The Decisions Of The…

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1878 edition. Excerpt: ...C and D one-sixth between them. A's property is now one-third of the whole, and the joint property of C and D equals two-thirds of it. A now divides with his sons, and each gets one-ninth of the whole. C and » D next divide, each taking one-third. C and D and their respective sons now divide: C and his sons each gets one-ninth, and D and his sons each gets one-twelfth of the whole property originally possessed by the four brothers. On the deaths of A, C and D respectively, the shares of their sons will each be one-sixth of the whole to each of the sons of A and C respectively, and each of the sons of D, one-ninth of the whole respectively. s CHAPTER X. t WILLS. 518. According to Sir Thomas Strange, a will is an Sir Thomas Strange's opi-instrument unknown to Hindu law; and citing Ellis, he nin as to Hindu wills. maintains that if a Hindoo will is contrary to the Dharma Sastra, it is invalid; and if in conformity with it, it is unnecessary. " There is some doubt as to the Hindoo will being of Doubtful whether Hin-foreign origin, as pointed out by a writer on the subject, du will of foreign origin. They appear to have been in use before the arrival of the a 1 Strange's Jliiulu Saw, Chap. XI. This chapter contains Sir Thomas Strange's views generally on the subject of Hindu wills. ' English. Wills at any rate seem to have been adjudicated upJn at the very outset of English administration in India, and there seems nothing really antagonistic to them in the Shasters. They relate merely to the posthumous devolution ( of a man's property, and such devolution is treated of in the Hindoo system throughout India, before the establishment of English Courts. v'520. The power of a Hindoo to make a will is ntt of modern introduction, nor is it of local...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1878 edition. Excerpt: ...C and D one-sixth between them. A's property is now one-third of the whole, and the joint property of C and D equals tw...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:72 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:July 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217151175

ISBN - 13:9780217151177

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