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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 44 - Brāhmaṇa
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Title:
Brāhmaṇa, 1715.
Physical description:
1 item (23 leaves) : paper ; 25 x 10.9 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgari).
Subject:
Hinduism - Rituals - Texts.
Form / Genre:
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Notes:
Title from end of text. Poleman remarks, "A Brāhmaṇa. Probably spurious and very late."
Written 12-13 lines per leaf. Some material added in the margins.
Begins: śrīgaṇādhīśāya namaḥ. śrīrāmāya namaḥ. om̐ svāḥ saṁbhariṣya luyakalpayate' śvaṁ ca ga[ ]bhaṁ ca tayor eva raśanem[bh?]aujy[p?]auvākuśamayyau [pp?]vā striṁca vrāhmaṇasaṃpannāṁṛ[ ]ṃ ca bhāvito karaṇīyāṁ valmīkavayāṁ kṛ[pl?]ājinaṁ ca puṣkaraparṇaṃ ca yoktam....
Ends: "iti Vrāhmaṇa"
Colophon: samv̇at 1772 śamae nāma māghavadī 13 vāramaṁgara.
Indexed / Referenced in:
Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 154 (UP 44).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 44
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts, ca. 1505-1850. Item 44
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Coll. 390

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Collection: Indic Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Sanskrit
Century: 18th century
Date: 1715
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Subject: Hinduism
Subject: Rituals
Geography: India
Page material: Paper