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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 174 Maraṇavidhi / मरणविधि

Title

Maraṇavidhi
मरणविधि

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 174
(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

Manuscript is a kind of manual or handbook to be used by priests, which outlines the rules and regulations (religious law) for a variety of different rites connected with death and dying, including the death of a pregnant woman and rites prescribed for a widow wishing to burn herself alive on a funeral pyre (sahagamanavidhi).

Notes

Extent

1 item (3 leaves) : 13 x 27 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti garbhiṇayādi maraṇavidhi (f. 3v).

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fol. 1r
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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 2v-3r
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fol. 3v
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