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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 706 - Jaimini, attributed name - Jaiminisūtra
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 706 - Jaimini, attributed name - Jaiminisūtra
Author:
Jaimini, attributed name.
Title:
Jaiminisūtra, 1878.
Jaiminisūtra. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (4 leaves) : paper ; 14 x 26 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript is a Hindu astrological work employed to make predictions about events in human lives drawing on readings and calculations of the movements of planets and other heavenly bodies as they move into the various astrological houses (bhāvas). This text represents adhyāyas 1-2 of a larger work and attributed to the ancient author/sage named Jaimini.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 4v).
Written in 11 lines per leaf.
4 leaves foliated 1-4, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti jaiminisūtre dvitīyādhyāyaḥ samāptaḥ // śake 1800 (f. 4v).
Dated śaka 1800 (1878) (f. 4v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 706
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 706
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
जैमिनिसूत्र, १८७८.
 
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