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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2646 - Murālīvarṇava
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Title:
Murālīvarṇava, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (2 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 19 cm.
Language(s):
In Marathi and Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Work devoted to Muralī, a form of Kṛṣṇa from Maharashtra, containing a description of the deity's flute.
Subject:
Krishna (Hindu deity)
Devotional literature, Marathi.
Flute - Religious aspects - Hinduism.
Form / Genre:
Hymns (documents)
Poems.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 2v).
Written in 7-8 lines per leaf.
2 leaves foliated 1-2, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīlakṣmīnārāyaṇaviracitaṃ muralīvarṇavasaṃpūrṇaṃ // (f. 2v).
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 6222 (UP 2646).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2646.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2646
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
मुरालीवर्णव, १७००-१८५०.

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Collection: Indic Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Marathi
Century: 18th century
Century: 19th century
Date: 1700
Genre: Hymns (documents)
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Subject: Devotional literature, Marathi
Subject: Flute
Subject: Hinduism
Subject: Krishna (Hindu deity)
Subject: Religious aspects
Geography: India
Page material: Paper