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" The seizure of a maiden by force from her house, while she weeps and calls for assistance, after her kinsmen and friends have been ,slain in battle or wounded, and their houses broken open, is the marriage styled Rakshasa. "
A Classical Dictionary of India: Illustrative of the Mythology, Philosophy ... - Page 499
by John Garrett - 1871 - 793 pages
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Works [ed. by E.R. Rost].

Ernst Reinhold Rost - 1870
...Sambaraf carried him off; but he slew the demon, i assistance, after her kinsmen and friends have beeu slain in battle, or wounded, and their houses broken open, is the marriage styled Edkshasa. " § III., 33. |] According to the Bhagavata, Rukmini sends to invite Krishna to carry...
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A classical dictionary of India illustrative of the mythology, philosophy ...

John Garrett (director of public instruction in Mysore.) - 1871
...Rakshas — The son of Khasi, and father of the Raksha?as. Rakshasa-ritual — 15 y violence. Man u says, the seizure of a maiden by force, whilst she...and their houses broken open, is the marriage called Udkshasa. Rakshasas — Giants. They are said in the Vishnu Purdna to be the descendants of Pulastya,...
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A Treatise on Hindu Law and Usage

John Dawson Mayne - Customary law - 1878 - 607 pages
...proceeding from sensual inclination. The seizure of a maiden by force from her house, while she weej.s and calls for assistance, after her kinsmen and friends...wounded, and their houses broken open, is the marriage styled Rakshasa. WTicn the lover secretly embraces the damsel, either sleeping or flushed with strong...
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the royal asiatic society

edward thomas - 1879
...the marriage denominated Gdndharva." . . "33. The seizure of a maiden by force from her house, while she weeps and calls for assistance, after her kinsmen...wounded, and their houses broken open, is the marriage styled Jlukshaga." " 34. When the lover secretly embraces the damsel, either sleeping or flushed with...
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The Hindu Law of Marriage and Stridhan

Sir Gooroodass Banerjee - Hindu law - 1879 - 487 pages
...ill-advised and clandestine marriages. Rakskasa. " The seizure of a maiden by force from her house while she weeps and calls for assistance, after her kinsmen...wounded, and their houses broken open, is the marriage styled Rakskasa."' 1 See Manu. III, 54 ; Jaikisondas Gopaldas r. Harkisoudas Hullochandas, ILR, 2 Bomb.....
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Vyavasthá-Darpana: Digest of Hindu Law as Current in Bengal. (Syámá Charana ...

Bengal (India) - 1883
...embraces and proceeding from sensual inclination. The seizure of a maiden by force from her house while she weeps and calls for assistance, after her kinsmen...friends have been slain in battle, or wounded, and their bouses broken open, is the marriage styled Rdkshasa. When the lover secretly embraces the damsel, either...
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A Treatise on Hindu Law and Usage

John Dawson Mayne - Civil law - 1883 - 682 pages
...embraces, and proceeding from sensual inclination. The seizure of a maiden by force from her house, while she weeps and calls for assistance, after her kinsmen and friends have been shun in battle or wounded, and their houses broken open, is the marriage styled Rakshasa. When the...
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Studies in Ancient History: Comprising a Reprint of Primitive ..., Volume 1

John Ferguson McLennan - Marriage - 1886 - 387 pages
...Chap. iii. p. 33 (Jones and Honghton). — " The seizure of a maiden by force from her house while she weeps and calls for assistance, after her kinsmen...and their houses broken open, is the marriage called Racshasa." Elsewhere l in the code it is mentioned as appropriated to the military class. " For a military...
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The Evolution of Woman: An Inquiry Into the Dogma of Her Inferiority to Man

Eliza Burt Gamble - Gender and society - 1893 - 356 pages
...definition of this kind of marriage is as follows : " The seizure of a maiden by force from her house while she weeps and calls for assistance, after her kinsmen...and their houses broken open, is the marriage called Racshasa." Capture as the prescribed form of marriage for warriors may be traced through thousands...
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A Guide for Indian Females from Infancy to Old Age, Comprising Manners ...

Nand Lal Ghose - India - 1896 - 340 pages
...celebrate it. 7. "The seizure of a maiden by force from her house, whihe she weeps and calls for help, after her kinsmen and friends have been slain in battle,...wounded and their houses broken open, is the marriage styled RakshasiS." (111-33). Happily no such thing happens now; and the credit for its supression belongs...
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