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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1436 Budhāṣṭamīvratapūjākathā / बुधाष्टमीव्रतपूजाकथा

Title

Budhāṣṭamīvratapūjākathā
बुधाष्टमीव्रतपूजाकथा

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1436
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

University of Pennsylvania

Language

In Sanskrit

Summary

Manuscript to be used for private or public consultation, recitation, and prayer; likely taken from a larger compendium compiled from a purāṇic source dealing with festivals, observances (vratas), pūjās (rites of worshiping deities), and mythic origins of these rites. Dedicated to Budha (Mercury), considered the son of the Moon, describing various rites to be performed in honor of this deity (such as bathing, fasting, offerings of milk, and others).

Notes

Extent

1 item (5 leaves) : 10 x 21 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti bhaviṣyottarapurāṇe kṛṣṇayudhiṣṭirasavāde budhāṣṭamīvratapūjākathā saṃpūrṇā (f. 5r).

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fol. 1r
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4162_0000_thumb.jpg (4.8 KB)
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fol. 1v-2r
4162_0001.tif (77.3 MB)
4162_0001_thumb.jpg (9.1 KB)
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fol. 2v-3r
4162_0002.tif (77.3 MB)
4162_0002_thumb.jpg (9.3 KB)
4162_0002_web.jpg (646.2 KB)

fol. 3v-4r
4162_0003.tif (77.3 MB)
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fol. 4v-5r
4162_0004.tif (77.3 MB)
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fol. 5v
4162_0005.tif (43.6 MB)
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Decoration: Floral decoration, f. 5v