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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1822 - Gaṇeśadaivajña, active 1520-1554 - Grahalāghava
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1822 - Gaṇeśadaivajña, active 1520-1554 - Grahalāghava
Gaṇeśadaivajña, active 1520-1554.
Grahalāghava, 1816.
Physical description:
1 item (34 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 24 cm.
Manuscript is used for consultation and study and is a treatise on Hindu astronomy and mathematics and deals with the prediction and divination of events that affect the course of human life. There are tables with numbers and characters.
Title from final title page (f. 34v).
Scribe is Sadāśīva Daivajña (f. 34r).
Written in 7-8 lines per leaf.
34 leaves foliated 1-34, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti grahalāghavamūlasaṃpūrṇam astu // (f. 33r).
Dated śaka 1738 (1814) (f. 33v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; verse dividers in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1822.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1822
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
ग्रहलाघव, १८१६.
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