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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1922 Rājayogavināhaṭha / राजयोगविनाहठ

Title

Rājayogavināhaṭha
राजयोगविनाहठ

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1922
(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 for private use a kind of manual for various bodily yoga practices, breathing exercises (such as Sūryabhedena), conceptual passage ways (nādi) through the body, and the like; text examines practices from two different styles of yoga practice, Rājayoga and Haṭhayoga, possibly comparing or synthesizing the two forms. Promotes the Hindu deity Śiva above other gods.

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Extent

1 item (4 leaves) : 14 x 26 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti rājayogaṃ vināhaṭhaḥ sa[ṃ]pūrṇaṃ // śrīviśveśvarārpaṇam astu // (f. 4v).

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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 2v-3r
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fol. 3v-4r
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fol. 4v
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