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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1809 - Balabhadra, active 17th century - Hāyanaratna
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Author:
Balabhadra, active 17th century.
Title:
Hāyanaratna. Adhyāya 6, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (19 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
Son of Paṇḍita Dāmodara Daivajna (f. 1r).
Summary:
Hindu astrological work focusing on predictions and divination related to nativity.
Subject:
Hindu astrology.
Hindu astronomy.
Divination - India.
Form / Genre:
Manuals (instructional materials)
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title from internal colophon (f. 1v).
Written in 10-12 lines per leaf.
19 leaves foliated 1-19, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
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 5084 (UP 1809).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1809.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1809
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
हायनरत्न. अध्याय ६, 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: Divination
Subject: Hindu astrology
Subject: Hindu astronomy
Geography: India
Author: Balabhadra, active 17th century
Page material: Paper