Showing posts with label Laws of Manu. Show all posts
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Hinduism - Who Is Medhatithi In Hindu Philosophy?

 


Medhatithi is a Sanskrit word that means "to ponder (mid-9th c.) 

Medhatithi  is also the name of the writer of the authoritative commentary on the Manu Smrti, popularly known as the "Laws of Manu," was written by him.

Medhatithi was taught textual interpretation techniques developed by the Purva Mimamsa school, one of Hindu philosophy's six schools.

His commentary immediately became the acknowledged standard because of his interpretative ability.


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