Gautama Smriti

The famous sage who authored Nyaya Sutra (also called as Akshapada) and Dharma Sutra was also credited with the authorship of a Smriti.Gautam’s Smriti not only contains the preaching pertaining to the duties of a man in all the four stages of his life (Varnashram), prevention of his sins and atonement for them but they are also more logical as compared to Manu Smriti. He has also described about the duties of a man during distress time and decreased the number of consecrations from sixteen to fourteen. 

This section is under Construction.

Share On

Gautama Smriti Chapters

Famous Shloka from Gautama Smriti

More Granths to explore

Manu-smriti, (Sanskrit: “Laws of Manu” or “The Remembered Tradition of Manu”)also called Manava-dharma-shastra (“The Dharma Text of Manu”), traditionally the most...
Agni Purana has 15,400 verses. Contains encyclopedic information. Includes geography of Mithila (Bihar and neighboring states), cultural history, politics, education system,...
Available in - Hardcopy, Softcopy
10,000 verses. Sometimes also called Adi Purana, because many Maha Puranas lists put it first of 18. The text has 245...
It has 12,000 verses. One of the earliest composed Puranas, it contains a controversial genealogical details of various dynasties. Includes Lalita...
17,000 verses. Discusses Shiva, Parvati, Ganesha, Devis, Vishnu, Krishna, and Radha. Primarily philosophy, love, and emotional stories of gods and goddesses....
Garuda Purana has 19,000 verses. An encyclopedia of diverse topics. Primarily about Vishnu, but praises all gods. Describes how Vishnu, Shiva...
The text is named after the tortoise avatar of Vishnu. The critical edition of the Kurma Purana has 95 chapters. Tradition...
The text’s title Linga refers to the iconography of Shiva. The text presents cosmology, mythology, seasons, festivals, geography, a tour guide...
 The text’s title Markandeya refers to sage Markandeya, who is the central character in two legends, one linked to Shiva and...

Namaste Vanakkam Sat Srī Akāl Namaskārām Khurumjari Parnām Tashi Delek Khurumjari 

Join The Change

Search