Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1467 - Śivapūjā
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1 item (2 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 16 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Manual with associated rules and laws (dharma) for ceremonies associated with the worship (pūjā) of the Hindu deity Śiva.
Formerly owned by Janārdana Koṇḍadeva Gāḍagila (f. 2v), likely from the village of Gāḍagī in present-day Jarakhand, India, as with some other manuscripts in the collection (for example, Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1027, f. 61r).
Gāḍagīla, Janārdana Koṇḍadeva, former owner.
Siva (Hindu deity)
Hinduism - Rituals - Texts.
Rites and ceremonies - India.
Devotional literature, Sanskrit.
|Form / Genre:||
Manuals (instructional materials)
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 2v).
Written in 12 lines per leaf.
2 leaves foliated 1-2, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śivapūjā samāptā // (f. 2v).
Dated śaka 1743 (1821) (f. 2v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; paper 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 3488 (UP 1467).
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1467.
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1467
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390