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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1403 Vaṭasāvitrīvratodyāpana / वटसावित्रीव्रतोद्यापन

Title

Vaṭasāvitrīvratodyāpana / वटसावित्रीव्रतोद्यापन

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1403
(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

Manual with associated rules and laws (dharma) for women to honor their husbands by performing rites and observances (vrata) that involve the wrapping of a banyan or vaṭa tree (Ficus benghalensis) at the end of a larger observance and fast and by honoring the Vedic deity Sāvitrī as a form of the Great Goddess (Devi).

Notes

Extent

1 item (1 leaf) : 33 x 21 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti sāvitrīvratodyāpanasamāptaḥ (f. 3v).

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fol. 1v
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