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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 707 - Gaṇeśadaivajña, active 1520-1554 - Jātakālaṅkāra
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Gaṇeśadaivajña, active 1520-1554.
Jātakālaṅkāra, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 12 x 25 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is an astrological work composed in the poetic meter of ślokas.
Hindu astrology.
Hindu astronomy.
Astrology - Poetry.
Form / Genre:
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 1v).
Written in 8 lines per leaf.
1 leaf.
Colophon: iti jātakālaṃkāre samāptaḥ // 6 // śrī // (f. 1v).
Mistakes 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 4706 (UP 707).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 707
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 707
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
जातकालङ्कार, 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
Genre: Poems
Subject: Astrology
Subject: Hindu astrology
Subject: Hindu astronomy
Geography: India
Author: Gaṇeśadaivajña, active 1520-1554
Page material: Paper