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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1302 - Jyotiṣṭoma
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1302 - Jyotiṣṭoma
Jyotiṣṭoma, 1734.
Physical description:
1 item (12 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 25 cm.
Manual for a Vedic priest making a soma offering in the context of a broader śrauta sacrifice. Small diagrams or sketches with text on the final leaf of the manuscript.
Title from explicit (f. 10v).
Written in 8-10 lines per leaf.
12 leaves foliated [i], 1-10, [i], upper left and lower right verso.
Dated saṃvat 1811 (1734) (f. 10v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1302.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1302
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
ज्योतिष्टोम, १७३४.
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