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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 920 - Kenopaniṣad
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 920 - Kenopaniṣad
Upanishads. Kenopaniṣad.
Kenopaniṣad, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (3 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 26 cm.
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study, and recitation, and is a philosophical work dedicated to asking questions about the nature of the universe, human perception of it, and the highest realities therein.
Title from colophon (f. 3r).
Written in 8 lines per leaf.
3 leaves foliated 1-3, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti kenopaniṣatsamāptā // śrī oṃ satyajñānāyanamaḥ // (f. 3r).
Mistakes blacked out; some folios treated with yellow turmeric powder to protect the manuscript from insects.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 920
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 920
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
केनोपनिषद्, १७००-१८५०.
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