Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1250 - Yājñīyopaniṣad
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Yājñīyopaniṣad, circa 1700-1850.
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 11 x 24 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Manuscript is used for contemplation and recitation and is a late Vedic work, a philosophical treatise as well as a poetic work employing Hindu mantras that explore the meaning and nature of the highest disembodied Lord, referred to as Īśvara.
|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 10-11 lines per leaf.
Colophon: iti yājñīyopaniṣat samāptaṃ (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 749 (UP 1250).
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1250
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1250
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390