Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1345 - Brahmakūrca
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Brahmakūrca, circa 1700-1850.
1 item (2 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 21 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Manual outlining the rules, laws, and regulations around rites of penance that employ the five products and by-products of the cow (milk, manure, and urine, as well as curd and ghee).
Cows - Religious aspects - Hinduism.
Hinduism - Rituals - Texts.
Rites and ceremonies - India.
|Form / Genre:||
Manuals (instructional materials)
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 2r).
Written in 10 lines per leaf.
2 leaves foliated 1-2, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti brahmakucaṃ samāptaḥ // (f. 2r).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
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Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 3160 (UP 1345).
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1345.
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1345
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390