Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Śatacaṇḍīsahasracaṇḍīprayoga
- Kamalākara Bhaṭṭa, active 18th century
Other related names
- Gaṅgādhara, scribe
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6759955
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Treatise on rituals associated with reciting the supposed one thousand names of the Hindu goddess Caṇḍī. Three small yantras of intersecting triangles at the end of the manuscript represent the goddess. This work comes from a larger work on ritual called Nirṇayasindhu.
- Title from colophon (f. 16r); alternate title Nirṇayasindhu supplied by cataloger.
- Written in 10-12 lines per leaf.
- 16 leaves foliated 1-16, upper left and lower right verso.
- Dated śaka 1700 (1778) (f. 16r).
- Scribe is Gaṅgādhara (f. 16r)
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant words, phrases, and syllables highlighted in red; vertical margins marked with double red line.
- Watermarks with some kind of coat of arms as well as a lion with a crown.
Extent1 11 x 29 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śatacaṃḍīsahasracaṃḍīprayogaḥ / (f. 16r).
- Caṇḍi (Hindu deity)--Early works to 1800
- Rites and ceremonies--India--Early works to 1800
- Dharma--Early works to 1800
- Hindu law--Early works to 1800
- Yantras--Early works to 1800
- Manuals (instructional materials)
- Drawings (visual works)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- fol. 15v-16r — Ink diagrams, f. 16r
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Decoration: Ink diagrams, f. 16r
fol. 16v-Inside wooden board
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Outside wooden board
3063_0017.tif (55.9 MB)
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