Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Raghuvaṃśa.
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6445911
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript is employed for contemplation and study and is a poetic work that deals with the exploits of the Raghu dynasty, important as a kind of mythic background to and retelling of elements of the Hindu epic, the Rāmāyaṇa. Manuscript contains the commentary by Mallinātha running parallel above and below the root text.
- Title from colophon (f. 13r).
- Written in 10-13 lines per leaf.
- 13 leaves foliated 1-13, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; vertical margins marked with quadruple black line.
Extent1 11 x 26 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīraghu // vaṃśe mahākāvyakālidāsakṛtau rāmābhigamanonāmatrayodaśaḥ sargaḥ // 13 // (f. 13r).
- Hindu mythology
- Rāma (Hindu deity)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century