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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 435 - Vādirāja, active 16th century - Tīrthottaraprabandha
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 435 - Vādirāja, active 16th century - Tīrthottaraprabandha
Author:
Vādirāja, active 16th century.
Title:
Tīrthottaraprabandha, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (8 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 16 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript is a section of a larger work dealing with Hindu pilgrimage through a philosophical lens and divided into four sections each representing one of the four directions: North, South, East, and West. Manuscript deals with North India and covers the cities of Pandarapur, Prayāga (Allahabad), Kāśī (Vārāṇasī), Gayā, Mathurā and Ayodhyā.
Notes:
Title from first folio margin (f. 1r); alternate title Uttaraprabandha from colophon (f. 8v).
Written in 10-13 lines per leaf.
8 leaves foliated 1-8, upper left verso.
Colophon: ity uttaraprabaṃdhaḥ samāptaḥ // 6 // (f. 8v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; verse numbers highlighted in red wash throughout; vertical margins marked with double black line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 435
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 435
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
तीर्थोत्तरप्रबन्ध, १७००-१८५०.
 
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