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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1263 Laghuvākyavṛtti and Śvetāśvetaropaniṣad
TitleLaghuvākyavṛtti and Śvetāśvetaropaniṣad
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1263
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9963758683503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study. The first part is a short Hindu philosophical treatise summarizing the tenets of the Advaita (non-dual) branch of the Vedanta school; the second part is a late Vedic work that focuses on the centrality of the Vedic god Rudra, an early form of the Hindu deity Śiva and is important to the development of Śaivism.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
- Written in 10-13 lines per leaf.
- 3 leaves foliated [1-3], lower right recto, in modern pencil.
- Internal colophon: iti laghuvākyavṛttiḥ samāptā // (f. 2r).
- Mistakes covered in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Extent1 item (3 leaves) : 11 x 22 cm
- Rudra (Hindu deity)
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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