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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1892 - Pallīpatanaphala
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1892 - Pallīpatanaphala
Pallīpatanaphala, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (2 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 20 cm.
Manuscript is an astrological treatise and manual on prognostication for dealing through different ritual practices with the negative effects that can be caused by house-lizards (pallī) falling onto the human body.
Title from incipit (f. 1r).
Written in 9-10 lines per leaf.
2 leaves.
Colophon: iti pallīsarayayoḥ phalaṃ likhitaṃ // śrī // (f. 2v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Scribe is Mairālabhaṭṭa (f. 2v).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1892.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1892
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
पल्लीपतनफल, १७००-१८५०.
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