What kind of wealth women were allowed to possess?

Women generally did not have any share in the property of their parents. However, they had the right to possess some forms of wealth.

  1. The gifts that she received during her marriage were possessed by her and she has the sole right over them.
  2. These gifts can be carried forward to her children and her husband had no right over them.

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