Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Ātmopaniṣad
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6290571
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
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 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