Ms. Coll. 390, Item 920 - Kenopaniṣad
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Kenopaniṣad, circa 1700-1850.
1 item (3 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 26 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study, and recitation, and is a philosophical work dedicated to asking questions about the nature of the universe, human perception of it, and the highest realities therein.
Hinduism - Examinations, questions, etc.
|Form / Genre:||
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 3r).
Written in 8 lines per leaf.
3 leaves foliated 1-3, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti kenopaniṣatsamāptā // śrī oṃ satyajñānāyanamaḥ // (f. 3r).
Mistakes blacked out; some folios treated with yellow turmeric powder to protect the manuscript from insects.
|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 518 (UP 920).
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 920
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 920
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390