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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2433 - Gaṅgāsnānaviddhi
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2433 - Gaṅgāsnānaviddhi
Title:
Gaṅgāsnānaviddhi, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 16 x 47 cm.
Summary:
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.
Notes:
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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