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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 968 - Chāndogyopaniṣad
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 968 - Chāndogyopaniṣad
Upanishads. Chāndogyopaniṣad. Selections.
Chāndogyopaniṣad. Ṣaṣṭha, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (7 leaves) : paper ; 13 x 21 cm.
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.
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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