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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1190 Ātmaṣaṭka / आत्मषट्क
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1190
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9963569423503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
LanguageIn Sanskrit and Marathi
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study, and recitation, and is a late Vedic philosophical treatise appended to the Ṛgveda; as a Upaniṣad, it contains speculations about the nature of being, the self, birth, and breath; also early myths. An unfinished Marathi work begins on the final folio (f. 4v).
- Title from colophon (f. 4r).
- Written in 10 lines per leaf.
- 4 leaves foliated 1-4, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Extent1 item (4 leaves) : 11 x 25 cm
ColophonColophon: ity aitareya āraṇyake ātmaṣaṭkaḥ samāptaḥ śubhaṃ bhavatu // śrīkṛṣṇāya namaḥ // (f. 4r).
- Hindu mythology
- Self (Philosophy)
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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