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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 968 - Chāndogyopaniṣad
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 968 - Chāndogyopaniṣad
Title:
Upanishads. Chāndogyopaniṣad. Selections.
Chāndogyopaniṣad. Ṣaṣṭha, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (7 leaves) : paper ; 13 x 21 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript used for contemplation and study and is an ancient philosophical treatise and sociological study and interpretation of more ancient rites and ceremonies from the early Vedic period. Presents a series of metaphors and philosophical problems that relate and compare the Self to the ultimate reality in the universe. Manuscript comprises the sixth part of the text.
Notes:
Title from marginal abbreviations.
Written in 10-12 lines per leaf.
7 leaves foliated 4-10, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: ity chāṃdogyaṣaṣṭho 'dhyāyaḥ / śrīgopālakṛṣṇārpaṇam astu oṃ āpy āyaṃ tv iti śāṃtiḥ śrīrāmajayarāmajayajayarāma hariḥ oṃ śrīkṛṣṇapraāāṃ // (f. 10v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant phrases, words, symbols, highlighted with red.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 968
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 968
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
छान्दोग्योपनिषद्. षष्ठ, १७००-१८५०.
 
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