Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Atharvaṇadviślokī
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6324287
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a philosophical treatise drawn from a collection of verses that are derived from and inspired by early Vedic works such as the Samaveda, Yajurveda, and the Atharvaveda; presents differing views on the relationship of the body to the universe and the nature of the Self (ātman).
- Title from colophon (f. 2v).
- Written in 11-12 lines per leaf.
- 2 leaves foliated 1-2, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; significant syllables, numbers, and verse dividers highlighted in red; vertical margins marked with double red line.
- Watermark of partial crest bearing circles on top of which there is a Christian cross; this watermark only bears one and a half circles the first having a crescent moon and below which are partial initials, possibly G.B.
Extent1 10 x 15 cm
ColophonColophon: iti atharvaṇadviślokīsamāptaḥ (f. 2v).
- Self (Philosophy)
- Human body--Religious aspects--Hinduism
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century