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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 302 - Bāpūbhaṭṭa Kelakāra - Kṛtyamañjarī
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Author:
Bāpūbhaṭṭa Kelakāra.
Title:
Kṛtyamañjarī, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (75 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 28 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
Son of Mahādeva Kelakāra who belonged to the Cittapāvana lineage of Brahmans and lived in Phaṇaśīgrāma in Maharashtra.
Summary:
Manuscript is used for consultation by a priest or household member regarding the rules and regulations (Hindu law, Dharma) regarding the observations of various feasts and fasts throughout the calendrical year.
Subject:
Rites and ceremonies - India.
Dharma.
Hindu law.
Fasts and feasts - Hinduism.
Form / Genre:
Manuals (instructional materials)
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 75r).
Written in 9 lines per leaf.
75 leaves foliated 1-75, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīmaccitapāvane kalakaropābhidhamahādevātmajabāpūbhaṭṭaviracitākṛtyamaṃjarīsamāptā // (f. 75r).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
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 2890 (UP 302).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 302
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 302
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
कृत्यमञ्जरी, 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: Manuals (instructional materials)
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Subject: Dharma
Subject: Fasts and feasts
Subject: Hindu law
Subject: Hinduism
Subject: Rites and ceremonies
Geography: India
Author: Bāpūbhaṭṭa Kelakāra
Page material: Paper