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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1338 - Baudhāyana - Adbhutaśānti
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1338 - Baudhāyana - Adbhutaśānti
Adbhutaśānti, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (4 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 22 cm.
Manuscript is probably from the Baudhāyanasūtra of Baudhāyana and is a manual including rules, laws, and procedures according to the Atharvaveda tradition that are often employed at the time of natural disasters such as earthquakes.
Title from incipit (f. 1r).
Written in 10-11 lines per leaf.
4 leaves foliated 1-4, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: ity ataśāṃtayaḥ // (f. 4r).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1338.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1338
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
अद्भुतशान्ति, १७००-१८५०.
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