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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
Author:
Baudhāyana.
Title:
Adbhutaśānti, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (4 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 22 cm.
Summary:
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.
Notes:
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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