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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 992 Ātmopaniṣad / आत्मोपनिषद्
TitleĀtmopaniṣad / आत्मोपनिषद्
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 992
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9962905713503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study, and recitation, and is a Hindu philosophical treatise derived from the Atharvaveda, a work that is largely dedicated to various Hindu and Vedic deities and addresses various household rites and rituals and their interpretation. Text deals with different aspects of the Self (ātman), outlining four different kinds of Self.
- Title from marginal abbreviations; alternate title Ātma upaniṣad, supplied by cataloger.
- Written in 9 lines per leaf.
- 4 leaves foliated 1-4, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, and phrases, highlighted in red; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Extent1 item (4 leaves) : 14 x 24 cm
ColophonColophon: iti dvitīyāraṇyakeṣaṣṭhodhāyaḥ // (f. 4v).
- Self (Philosophy)
- Hindu gods
- Gods, Vedic
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
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