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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1361 - Māhānyāsa
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1361 - Māhānyāsa
Māhānyāsa, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (16 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 16 cm.
Collection of Vedic mantras drawn from the hymns of the Ṛgveda for use in rites and ceremonies.
Title from incipit (f. 1r).
Written in 10-11 lines per leaf.
16 leaves foliated 1-16, middle left verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; metrical accents highlighted in red throughout.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1361.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1361
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
माहान्यास, १७००-१८५०.
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