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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 122 Cāturmāsyaprayoga / चातुर्मास्यप्रयोग
TitleCāturmāsyaprayoga / चातुर्मास्यप्रयोग
Other related names
- Upāsani, Satyabhāmā, scribe
- Śarmaṇa, Vyaṅkaṭeśa, former owner
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 122
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9958437683503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript employed as a manual for priests performing rites and ceremonies for a set of three sacrifices performed at the beginning of each cycle (season) of four months (cāturmāsya) of the year.
- Title from colophon (f. 74v).
- Written in 7-9 lines per leaf.
- 75 leaves foliated 1-74, [i], upper left and lower right verso.
- Dated saṃvat 1847 (1790) (f. 74v); manuscript has what appears to be a "4" written over a "7," but the date could also be saṃvat 1877 (1820).
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout. Accents in red throughout.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 item (75 leaves) : 11 x 25 cm
ColophonColophon: iti cāturmāsya prayogaḥ // saṃvat 187 kharanāmasaṃvatsare śuciśuklapakṣena vamyāṃtithau maumavāsareṇa lavakṣetre upāsanyupanāmakasatyabhāmayā likhitaṃ // vyaṃkaṭeśaśarmaṇe putrāya idaṃ pustakaṃ dattaṃ (f. 74v).
- Formerly owned by Vyaṅkaṭeśa Śarmaṇa.
- Rites and ceremonies--India
- Purity, Ritual--Hinduism
- Seasons--Religious aspects--Hinduism
- Ancestor worship--Hinduism
- Manuals (instructional materials)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
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