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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 711 - Lagnacandrikā
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 711 - Lagnacandrikā
Lagnacandrikā, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (57 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 24 cm.
Hindu astrological work for contemplative use or consultation. Functioning as a kind of manual, this work discusses signs and gives predictions related to when the moon enters into a particular house of the zodiac.
Title from internal colophon (f. 56v).
Written in 8-10 lines per leaf.
56 leaves foliated 1-43, 45-58, upper left and lower right verso.
Internal colophon: iti śrīkāśināthoktalagnacaṃdrikā samāptāṃ // (f. 56v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; some syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double black line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 711
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 711
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
लग्नचन्द्रिका, १७००-१८५०.
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