Smriti

Smriti

[smrit-ee]
noun Hinduism.
writings containing traditions concerning law, rituals, teachings of the sages, the epics, and the Puranas.

Origin:
< Sanskrit smṛti

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smriti (ˈsmrɪtɪ)
 
n
a class of Hindu sacred literature derived from the Vedas, containing social, domestic, and religious teaching
 
[from Sanskrit smrti what is remembered, from samarati he remembers]

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