Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1360 Rudrapraśna / रुद्रप्रश्न


Rudrapraśna / रुद्रप्रश्न

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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1360
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

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University of Pennsylvania


In Sanskrit


First part of manuscript (f. i-iv) instruction for performing the thread ceremony for the top three castes. Second part of manuscript is a collection of Vedic mantras (words or phrases of power) praising the deity Rudra (a Vedic form of the Hindu god Śiva). The text is more commonly known as the Rudram or the Śatarudrīya from the Yajurveda.



1 item (19 leaves) : 12 x 16 cm



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