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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1593 Daśarathalalitāvratodyāpana / दशरथललिताव्रतोद्यापन
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1593
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9957242733503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Text outlining the conclusion of the rites (vrata) of the Daśarathalalitāvrata dedicated to the worship of the Hindu god Gaṇeśa, the elephant-headed deity, beginning on the 4th day in the month of Āśvin (September-October), to be performed by a Brahman priest along with his wife. Includes offerings of sweetmeats (laḍḍu and modaka), mantras and other rites associated with pūja.
- Title from incipit (f. 1r).
- Written in 11 lines per leaf.
- 1 leaf foliated 1, upper left verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 item (1 leaf) : 31 x 11 cm
ColophonColophon: iti daśarathalalitāvratodhyāpanaṃ // iti caturth[?]vratāni samāptaḥ // athapaṃcamīvratāni // (f. 1v).
- Gaṇeśa (Hindu deity)
- Puja (Hinduism)
- Rites and ceremonies--India
- Hindu mantras
- Manuals (instructional materials)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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