My sisters want to partition in the ancestral property

My father received some ancestral property from my grandfather.  The property is purely ancestral because my grandfather got it from his father. My father died in 1997 by leaving four sons and three daughters. I am the elder son of my father. I am an engineer and...

Step mother sold joint family property

My father has made a gift in favour of his second wife who is my stepmother thereupon she took possession over the property. She sold that property to his son-in-law thereafter my step sister erected a house thereon. The property gifted was probably our joint family...

Limitation period for setting aside sale of ancestral property

Question:What is the limitation period for setting aside the sale of the ancestral property? My father sold ancestral property against the consent of my family. I was minor at the time of sale. Can I file any suit for cancellation of that sale deed? Question from:...

Gift of ancestral property to daughter-in-law

My father has transferred the whole ancestral property to his daughter-in-law. He transferred that property by way of the gift deed. He made the gift with an ulterior motive, which I don’t want to discuss here. I want to file suit for cancellation of that gift deed....

Separate property cannot treated as ancestral property

I purchased some property from my own income. My family members are treating that property in the bunch of joint family property. I want to sell my property. Whether self-acquired property can be treated as joint family property. It is well settled that a Hindu can...

Property Right of son in dayabhaga

Sir, I want to know what is the property right of a son in dayabhaga? My father received 150 decimal land from my grandfather and he is refusing to give me a share in that property. He wants to give this ancestral property to his son of 2nd marriage, therefore, I am...

Wife’s right in joint family property

Does a wife have any right in joint family property? I am a helpless lady. My husband refused me without any reason. My marital home situated at Vardaman. What is the law regarding the right of a woman in marital property?  “Hindu law does not grant any right to wife...

Property right of woman in Joint Hindu family

Women’s property right in the Mitakshara Hindu Joint Family. Discrimination against women prevails particularly about the law governing the inheritance or succession of property amongst the members of the joint Hindu family. This discrimination is so deep and...