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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1250 - Yājñīyopaniṣad
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1250 - Yājñīyopaniṣad
Title:
Upanishads. Īśopaniṣad.
Yājñīyopaniṣad, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 11 x 24 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript is used for contemplation and recitation and is a late Vedic work, a philosophical treatise as well as a poetic work employing Hindu mantras that explore the meaning and nature of the highest disembodied Lord, referred to as Īśvara.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 1v).
Written in 10-11 lines per leaf.
1 leaf.
Colophon: iti yājñīyopaniṣat samāptaṃ (f. 1v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1250
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1250
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
याज्ञ्नीयोपनिषद्, १७००-१८५०.
 
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