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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1210 - Chāndogyopaniṣad
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1210 - Chāndogyopaniṣad
Title:
Upanishads. Chāndogyopaniṣad. Selections.
Chāndogyopaniṣad. Adhyāya 7-8, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (21 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 24 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript used for contemplation, study, and recitation, and is an ancient philosophical treatise, 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 (ātman) to the ultimate reality in the universe.
Notes:
Title from title abbreviations in margins, upper left verso.
Written in 8 lines per leaf.
21 leaves foliated 1-21, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti chāṃdogye aṣṭamo 'dhyāyaḥ // samāptaḥ // (f. 21v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; verse numbers highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double black lines.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1210.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1210
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
छान्दोग्योपनिषद्. अध्याय ७-८, १७००-१८५०.
 
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