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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 183 Śrāddhavidhi / श्राद्धविधि

Title

Śrāddhavidhi
श्राद्धविधि

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 183
(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 guidebook outlining rules and regulations and is meant for consultation by a priest or senior family member during the performance of funeral rites and ceremonies as well as veneration of one's ancestors. Text is dedicated to various Hindu deities, especially to Viṣṇu and the ancestors who have obtained Viṣṇu's heaven. A list of texts related to śrāddha rites and/or related pilgrimage sites (tīrthas) appears in two columns on the final folio (f. 4v) and refers to itself as Śrāddhakrama in its colophon.

Notes

Extent

1 item (4 leaves) : 12 x 27 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śrāddhavidhiḥ (f. 4r).

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fol. 1r
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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 2v-3r
2261_0002.tif (105.2 MB)
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fol. 3v-4r
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fol. 4v
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