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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2052 - Rudrasūktāni
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2052 - Rudrasūktāni
Title:
Rudrasūktāni, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (5 leaves) : paper ; 13 x 20 cm.
Summary:
Vedic hymns dedicated to the deity Rudra (an early form of the god Śiva) that are considered ancillary (vedāṅga) to the Vedas.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 5v); alternate title Rudrasūkta from title page (f. 1r).
Written in 9 lines per leaf.
5 leaves foliated 1-5, upper left and lower right verso.
Devanāgari numbers on particle board accompanying the manuscript, written in modern pen.
Colophon: iti rudrasūktāni samāptāni śrīśubhaṃ bhavatu śrīkṛṣṇa (f. 5v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; Vedic metrical accents in red throughout for recitation.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2052.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2052
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
रुद्रसूक्तानि, १७००-१८५०.
 
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