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Ms. Coll. 390 Śukrāstapūjāvidhi

Title

Śukrāstapūjāvidhi

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

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Publisher

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries

Language

In Sanskrit

Summary

Manuscript employed as an instruction manual for performing Hindu rites of pūjā (worship) with food offerings and setting up images during the end of the month of Śukra (May/June), when the planet Venus is in transition, in order to alleviate or atone (prāyaścitta) the inauspicious and negative qualities associated with this period.

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Extent

1 10 x 26 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śukrāstapūjāvidhiḥ samāptaḥ // (f. 2v).

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