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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2433 - Gaṅgāsnānaviddhi
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2433 - Gaṅgāsnānaviddhi
Gaṅgāsnānaviddhi, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 16 x 47 cm.
Text on bathing at the pilgrimage site of the Gaṅgā (Ganges) river, with mantras dedicated to Viṣṇu, mention of the yugas, and references to the Puruṣasūkta from the Ṛgveda.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Written in 22 lines total.
1 leaf written on recto only.
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in between lines. Blue ink spilled over part of manuscript.
Single leaf is folded into four sections.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2433.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2433
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
गङ्गास्नानविद्धि, १७००-१८५०.
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