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Sharia sharia is the term given for muslim law the chief source of sharia is the quran which is considered the divine law. The hindu marriage act, 1955 (act 25 of 1955)[18th may, 1955] an act to amend and codify the law relating to marriage among hindus preliminary 1. Manu-smriti: manu-smriti, (sanskrit: “laws of manu” or “the remembered tradition of manu”) traditionally the most authoritative of the books of the hindu code.