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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1433 Kadalīvratakathā / कदलीव्रतकथा

Title

Kadalīvratakathā
कदलीव्रतकथा

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1433
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

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Publisher

University of Pennsylvania

Language

In Sanskrit

Summary

Religious observance (vrata) dedicated to the worship (pūja) of the banana tree (kadalī) as well as other deities such as the elephant-headed, Hindu deity Gaṇeśa, the goddess Umā, and the deity Śiva, on special months of the year. Images (mūrtī) of the deities Umā, and Śiva are erected in front of the banana tree to help it grow. Observances are performed for the welfare of family members and for the prosperity of families.

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Extent

1 item (5 leaves) : 11 x 21 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śrībhaviṣyottarapurāṇe kadalīvratakathāsaṃpūrṇaṃ // śrī // (f. 5r).

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fol. 1r
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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 2v-3r
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fol. 3v-4r
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fol. 4v-5r
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fol. 5v
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