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" But, a widow, who, from a wish to bear children, slights her deceased husband by marrying, again, brings disgrace on herself here below, and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord. "
Institutes of Hindu Law, Or, The Ordinances of Menu [i.e., Manu]: According ... - Page 114
by Manu - 1869 - 340 pages
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The Curse of Kehama, Volume 1

Robert Southey - Poetry - 1811 - 215 pages
...though she have no child, if, after the decease of her lord, she devote herself to pious austerity: but a widow, who, from a wish to bear children, slights...and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord." — Inst. of Menu, ch. 5. 157-161. Second marriages were permitted to men. — Ibid. 1 67, Lo ! .ln-ii...
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The curse of Kehama, Volume 2

Robert Southey - 1812
...child, if, after the decease of her lord,'she devote herself to pious austerity : but a widow, whp, from a wish to bear children, slights her deceased...below, and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord."—Inst, of Menu, ch. 5, 157-161. Second marriages were permitted to men.—Ibid, 167, a-9. Lo...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey, Esq. ...: Kehama

Robert Southey - 1818
...though she have no child, if, after the decease of her lord;, she devote herself to pious austerity : but a widow, who, from a wish to bear children, slights...and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord." — Inst. of Mep.u, ch. 5. 157-161. Second marriages were permitted to men. — Hid. 167, Lo ! Arvalan...
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The Suttees' Cry to Britain: Containing Extracts from Essays Published in ...

James Peggs - Ethics - 1827 - 82 pages
...care must be taken of women without sons, of women without kindred, of widows true to their lords, &c. A widow who, from a wish to bear children, slights...below, and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord. Like those abstemious men (unmarried brahmuns) a virtuous wife ascends to heaven, though she have no...
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany, Volume 25

Asia - 1828
...incomparable rules of virtue which have been followed by such women as were devoted to one only husband. But a widow, who, from a wish to bear children, slights...below, and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord. We here perceive no traces of the Sad rite, to which not the most distant allusion is made throughout...
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Asiatic Journal and Monthly Register for British and Foreign ..., Volume 25

South Asia - 1828
...incomparable rules of virtue which htve been followed by such women as were devoted to one only husband. But a widow, who, from a wish to bear children, slights...below, and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord. We here perceive no traces of the Sati rite, to which not the most distant allusion is made throughout...
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The Poetical Works of Robert Southey: Complete in One Volume

Robert Southey - 1829 - 763 pages
...though she have no child, if, after the decease of her lord, she devote herself to pious austerity ; but a widow, who, from a wish to bear children, slights...below, and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord.w — /nst. of Menu, ch. 5. 157-161. Second marriages were permitted to men. — Ibid. 167, 8-9....
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India's Cries to British Humanity: Relative to the Suttee, Infanticide ...

James Peggs - Hindu ethics - 1830 - 518 pages
...of barren women, of women without sons, of women without kindred, of widows true to their lords, &c. A widow, who, from a wish to bear children, slights...below, and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord. Like those abstemious men (unmarried Brahmuns) a virtuous wife ascends to heaven, though she have no...
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India's Cries to British Humanity: Relative to Infanticide, British ...

James Peggs - Electronic book - 1832 - 500 pages
...barren women, of women without sons, of tvomen without kindred, oftmdmcs true to their lords, $•t•. A widow, who, from a wish to bear children, slights...below, and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord. Like those abstemious men (unmarried Brahmuns) a virtuous wife ascends to heaven, though she have no...
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Nala and Damayanti and Other Poems

Henry Hart Milman - 1835
...though she have no child, if after the decease of her lord she devotes herself to pious austerity. But a widow, who from a wish to bear children, slights...and shall be excluded from the seat of her lord." MENU, v, 160-161. " She who neglects her former (purva) lord, though of a lower class, and takes another...
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