Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Pavamāna.
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 7065666
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Hymns from the Ṛgveda dedicated to the deity and drug Soma. The Pavamāna, an agent of purification, is a collection of hymns often recited on fasting days associated with the Ekādaśī (11th day of a fortnight).
- Title from colophon (f. 31r).
- Written in 8 lines per leaf.
- 31 leaves foliated 1-31, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Extent1 9 x 20 cm
ColophonColophon: iti pavamānacaturtho 'dhyāyaḥ samāptaḥ // śāṃtiḥ // śāṃtiḥ // śāṃtiḥ // śrīrāmacaṃdror jayatu // (f. 31r).
- Soma (Hindu deity)
- Fasting--Religious aspects--Hinduism
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century