Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI

Ms. Coll. 390 Somotpatti

Title

Somotpatti

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 is a ritual manual with various rules of dharma and procedures and laws, associated with the performance of Vedic rites; the work also discusses the origins of the moon and contains mantras (words or phrases of power) for recitation during ceremonies. Sometimes employed during the birth of children or in other domestic contexts.

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Extent

1 10 x 21 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

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

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