Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Daśaharāstotra
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5783661
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Ceremony held on the tenth day of the month of Jyeṣṭha (May-June) to honor and worship (pūjā) the sacred Ganges river. Rites performed are supposed to wash away or remove (harā) ten sins (pāpa) by bathing in the Ganges river.
- Title from colophon (f. 6v).
- Written in 8-10 lines per leaf.
- 6 leaves foliated 1-6, upper left 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 black line.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 11 x 17 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrībhaviṣyottare purāṇe daśaharāstotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // (f. 6v).
- Puja (Hinduism)
- Rivers--Religious aspects--Hinduism
- Bathing customs--India
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Rites and ceremonies--India
- Manuals (instructional materials)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century