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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 585 - Rāmacandrabhaṭṭa - Kṛtyaratnāvalī
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 585 - Rāmacandrabhaṭṭa - Kṛtyaratnāvalī
Kṛtyaratnāvalī, circa 1650-1800.
Physical description:
1 item (61 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a collection of rules and regulations (Hindu law) drawn from a variety of Hindu epic and purāṇic sources and compiled together by the other; covers a range of different topics such as auspicious days of the Hindu calendar, the specific days to perform fasting, and various other rites and ceremonies.
Title from colophon (f. 61v).
Written in 11-13 lines per leaf.
61 leaves foliated 1-61, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīmatpadavākyapramāṇābhita tatsadupākhya bālakṛṣṇabhaṭṭāṃgajaviṭhalabhaṭṭavidhabudhavarasūnudharmaśāstrapārāvārīṇa-śrīmadrāmacandrabhaṭṭaviracitā kṛtyaratnāvalī saṃpūrṇā // śubhaṃ bhūyāt (f. 61v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with quadruple black line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 585
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 585
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
कृत्यरत्नावली, १६५०-१८००.
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