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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1335 Somotpatti / सोमोत्पत्ति

Title

Somotpatti / सोमोत्पत्ति

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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1335
(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 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 item (2 leaves) : 10 x 21 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

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

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