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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1677 Daśarathalalitāvrata / दशरथललिताव्रत

Title

Daśarathalalitāvrata
दशरथललिताव्रत

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1677
(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

Text dedicated to the worship of various Hindu deities, including Ganeśa and several Vedic gods, beginning on the 4th day in the month of Āśvin (September-October). Observances (vrata) are to be performed by a Brahman priest along with his wife. Includes ritual offerings given to guests in one's home, flowers cupped in both hands; offerings of sweetmeats (such as modaka), meritorious gifts, mantras, and other rites associated with pūja. Presented as a discussion between the deity Kṛṣṇa and the legendary king Yudhiṣṭhira.

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Extent

1 item (3 leaves) : 10 x 26 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti bhaviṣyottarapurāṇe daśarathalalitāvrataṃ samāptaṃ // cha // cha // idaṃ pustakaṃ lallarāmacaṃdrasunoḥ vaijanāthadīkṣatasya saṃ[vat] 1851 āśvinaśudha 10 budhau śubhaṃ bhavatu (f. 3v).

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fol. 1r
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fol. 1v-2r
4079_0001.tif (77.8 MB)
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fol. 2v-3r
4079_0002.tif (77.8 MB)
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fol. 3v
4079_0003.tif (40.7 MB)
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