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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1456 Siddhivināyakavratakathā / सिद्धिविनायकव्रतकथा
Other related names
- Māhādevabhaṭṭa, former owner
- Gaṇeśabhaṭṭa, former owner
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1456
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9958375063503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript for public or private use for consultation, recitation, and celebration and worship of the Hindu deity, the elephant-headed Gaṇeśa in his manifestation as Siddhivināyaka, a form especially popular in Maharashtra state.
- Title from colophon (f. 5v).
- Written in 9-11 lines per leaf.
- 5 leaves foliated 1-5, lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
- Written on European paper with watermarks. The same scribe and paper were also used for Item 1447, Item 1453, Item 1454, Item 1455, and Item 1459, and may have originally been from the same manuscript as one or more of these items.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 item (5 leaves) : 11 x 21 cm
ColophonColophon: śrī iti skaṃdapurāṇe sūtaṛṣīśvarasaṃvāde siddhivināyakavratakathāsaṃpūrṇā // śrīgaṇeśārpaṇam astu // (f. 5v).
- Formerly owned by Māhādevabhaṭṭa and Gaṇeśabhaṭṭa, based on the colophon of related manuscript Item 1459 (f. 4). One may also have been the scribe of this manuscript.
- Gaṇeśa (Hindu deity)
- Rites and ceremonies--India
- Puja (Hinduism)
- Hindu mythology
- Manuals (instructional materials)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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