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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 61 - Pavamānasūkta
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Title:
Pavamānasūkta. Adhyāya 1-4, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (61 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 15 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Supplementary Vedic text for Soma rites.
Subject:
Hindu hymns, Sanskrit.
Hinduism - Rituals - Texts.
Soma in the Vedas.
Form / Genre:
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 63v).
Two different scribes (f. 1r-11v, 15r-64v), no front title page.
Written in 5-11 lines per leaf.
61 leaves foliated 1-11, 15-64, upper left and lower right verso throughout.
Colophon: iti śrīpavamānasūktacaturthodhyāyaḥ / śrīkṛṣnārpaṇamastu / ramaḥ (f. 63 v).
Mistakes covered in yellow, accents in red, two kinds of paper (f. 1-11, 15-64).
Non-Latin script record.
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 66 (UP 61).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 61
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 61
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
पवमानसूक्त. अध्याय १-४, १७००-१८५०.

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Collection: Indic Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Sanskrit
Century: 18th century
Century: 19th century
Date: 1700
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Subject: Hindu hymns, Sanskrit
Subject: Hinduism
Subject: Rituals
Subject: Soma in the Vedas
Geography: India
Page material: Paper