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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1220 Śāntyupaniṣad / शान्त्युपनिषद्
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1220
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9963597863503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation and recitation and is a Hindu quasi-philosophical treatise that praises the Vedas and Vedic gods and connects them with philosophical ideas about the oneness and unity of things with the ultimate principle in the universe, the brahman. Manuscript was formerly part of a larger manuscript.
- Title from title abbreviations in margins.
- Written in 10 lines per leaf.
- 2 leaves foliated 6-7, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Extent1 item (2 leaves) : 11 x 21 cm
ColophonColophon: ity upaniṣat śāṃtidaḥ syāt // (f. 7v).
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Hindu mantras
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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