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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2718 - Narasiṃha - Prayogapārijāta
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2718 - Narasiṃha - Prayogapārijāta
Prayogapārijāta, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (6 leaves) : paper ; 14 x 32 cm.
Text in the genre of dharmaśāstra. Contains Vedic mantras (words and phrases of power) and instructions for their correct employment according to traditional ancient authors.
Title from colophon (f. 6v).
Written in 10-11 lines per leaf.
6 leaves foliated 1-6, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīnarasiṃhīye prayogapārijāte ṣoḍaśakarmakāṃḍe svastivācanaprakaraṇaṃ // (f. 6v).
Mistakes covered in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Watermarks with company name including letter W.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2718.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2718
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
प्रयोगपारिजात, १७००-१८५०.
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