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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2035 - Rātrisūkta
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2035 - Rātrisūkta
Title:
Vedas. R̥gveda. Selections.
Rātrisūkta, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (13 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 16 cm.
Summary:
Vedic hymn to the Night (rātri) personified as a goddess. Verses taken from the Ṛgveda.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 13v).
Written in 6-9 lines per leaf.
13 leaves foliated 1-13, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: rātrīsūktasamāpta[ḥ] (f. 13v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; metrical accents in red for recitation; vertical margins marked with double black line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2035.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2035
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
रात्रिसूक्त, १७००-१८५०.
 
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