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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1306 - Satyāṣāḍha - Adhānapaddhati prayoga
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Author:
Satyāṣāḍha.
Title:
Adhānapaddhati prayoga, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (75 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
Summary:
Manual for use by Vedic priests pertaining to the guidelines (laws, dharma, and more) for setting up the three sacred fires that surround the fire altar (vedi).
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 75r); alternate title Agnyādhānapaddhati prayoga supplied by cataloger.
Written in 10-11 lines per leaf.
75 leaves foliated 1-75, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: ity ādhānapaddhatiḥ samāptaḥ (f. 75v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1306.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1306
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
आधानपद्धतिप्रयोग, 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: Hindu law
Subject: Hinduism
Subject: Rites and ceremonies
Subject: Rituals
Geography: India
Author: Satyāṣāḍha
Page material: Paper