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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 947 - Sūryanārāyaṇopaniṣad
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 947 - Sūryanārāyaṇopaniṣad
Upanishads. Nārāyaṇopaniṣad. Selections.
Sūryanārāyaṇopaniṣad, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (3 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 17 cm.
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study, and recitation and is a late Vedic philosophical treatise dedicated to the philosophy, rites, and sociological aspects associated with the Hindu deity Nārāyaṇa and containing mantras for the purpose of praising him as the sun (sūrya).
Title from title page (f. 1r).
Written in 13-14 lines per leaf.
3 leaves foliated 1-3, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes blacked out; some additions in margins.
Colophon: ity upaniṣat // i sūryathirvaśiraṃ [samptaṃ] // oṃ tat sad brahmārpaṇaṃ a- (f. 3v).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 947
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 947
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
सूर्यनारायणोपनिषद्, १७००-१८५०.
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