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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 295 - Śrāddhāsaṃkalpa
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 295 - Śrāddhāsaṃkalpa
Śrāddhāsaṃkalpa, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 12 x 28 cm.
Manuscript is a short manual for use by priests or senior householders and outlines some of the rules, regulations, and procedures (Hindu law, Dharma) governing the observance and performance of funeral rites.
Title from margin (f. 1v).
Written in 20 lines per leaf.
1 leaf.
Mistakes blacked out; some additions in margins. Manuscript treated with yellow turmeric powder.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 295
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 295
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
श्राद्धासंकल्प, १७००-१८५०.
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