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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 943 - Kenopaniṣad
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 943 - Kenopaniṣad
Upanishads. Kenopaniṣad.
Kenopaniṣad, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (9 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 14 cm.
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study, and recitation, and is a philosophical work dedicated to asking questions about the nature of the universe, human perception of it, and the highest realities therein.
Title from colophon (f. 9r).
Written in 6 lines per leaf.
9 leaves foliated 1-9, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti kenopaniṣat // dvitīyāraṇyake tṛtīye 'dhyāye sa eṣavāyuḥ paṃcavidhaḥ prāṇopānovyāna udānaḥ samāptā // (f. 9r).
Mistakes covered in yellow or blacked out; some additions and corrections written in the margins in black ink.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 943
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 943
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
केनोपनिषद्, १७००-१८५०.
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