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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1587 Saṃkaṣṭacaturthī / संकष्टचतुर्थी

Title

Saṃkaṣṭacaturthī
संकष्टचतुर्थी

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1587
(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

Elephant-headed Hindu deity Gaṇeśa gives instructions on how to perform this vow dedicated to honoring him. Text presented as a discourse between Gaṇeśa and his mother, the goddess Pārvatī. The performance is to begin on the 4th day in the dark half of the month of Śravaṇa (July-August) and includes fasting, mantras for performing the 16 rites of homage, among other rites. Identifies itself as a part of the Smṛtikaustubha section of the Brahmāṇḍapurāṇa.

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Extent

1 item (9 leaves) : 11 x 20 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti brahmāṃḍapurāṇe smṛtikaustubhe saṃkaṣṭacaturthīvratakathāsamāptā // (f. 9r).

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