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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 127 Śukrāstapūjāvidhi / शुक्रास्तपूजाविधि

Title

Śukrāstapūjāvidhi / शुक्रास्तपूजाविधि

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 127
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

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Publisher

University of Pennsylvania

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 item (2 leaves) : 10 x 26 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

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

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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 2v
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