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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1205 - Collection of late Vedic upaniṣads and rituals
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1205 - Collection of late Vedic upaniṣads and rituals
Title:
Collection of late Vedic upaniṣads and rituals, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (71 leaves) : paper ; 13 x 24 cm.
Summary:
Collection of late Vedic and possibly medieval upaniṣads which have a philosophical tone and often are couched in narrative, preceded by a work of Vedic ritual instruction.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Written in 17-20 lines per leaf.
71 leaves foliated 1-71, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; few corrections or additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; manuscript is oriented in a portrait rather than landscape format and was previously bound at the top with cord or string, giving the impression of a notebook.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1205
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1205
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
 
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