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THEMES IN INDIAN HISTORY, CLASS 12H NCERT, PART 1
Theme 3: KINSHIP, CASTE AND CLASS EARIY SOCITIES (600 BC-600CE)
3.2. KINSHIP AND MARRIAGE MANY RULES AND VARIED PRACTICES 3.RULES OF MARRIAGE . Women . No claim on resources of livelihood Exogamy was desirable Kanyadana,religious duty of father . Emergence of new towns led to question earlier beliefs and practices So,Brahamans laid down codes of social behaviour in detail Dharmasutras,Dharmashashtras,Manusmriti .
Brahamanas claimed universal validity of their ideas * . Regional diversities and lack communication loosen the influence of Brahma nas Eights forms of marriage recognized by BRAHAMANICAL texts . Brahma,Daiva,Arsha,Prajapatya, Gandharva,As ura,Rakshasa,Paishacha
THE GOTRA OF WOMEN GOTRA:each GOTRA was named after a vedic . seer . Rules about GOTRA:women were expected to give up their father'sgotra and adopt husband's GOTRA Members of same GOTRA could not marry - EXCEPTION: Satvahanas Mothers were important but succession to the throne was generally patrilineal.
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