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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1770 - Kāśīnātha Bhaṭṭācārya - Śīghrabodha
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1770 - Kāśīnātha Bhaṭṭācārya - Śīghrabodha
Kāśīnātha Bhaṭṭācārya.
Śīghrabodha, 1825.
Physical description:
1 item (47 leaves) : paper ; 14 x 25 cm.
Manuscript is a treatise used for consultation and study and is an astrological text used by a priest or householder to divine future events that will affect specific details of a person's life (pañjika or astrological almanac); contains discussions of planetary movements and other themes.
Title from colophon (f. 47r).
Written in 8 lines per leaf.
47 leaves foliated 1-47, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīkāśināthabhaṭṭācāryaviractie śīghrabodhahoḍācakracaturthaprakaraṇaṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ samāptam // (f. 47r).
Dated saṃvat 1882 (1825) (f. 47r).
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 1770.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1770
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
शीघ्रबोध, १८२५.
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