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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2012 Rudrabhāṣya / रुद्रभाष्य
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 2012
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9970482323503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study, prayer, and recitation and is a commentary on an ancient Vedic work, the Śatarudriya, dedicated to the hundred forms of the Vedic god Rudra, an antecedent to the Hindu deity Śiva, and considered to be part of the Taittirīyasaṃhitā of the Yajurveda. The commentary contains an exploration of ideas, rites, ceremonies, and mythology related to the Hindu deity Śiva.
- Title from title abbreviations in margins.
- Written in 9 lines per leaf.
- 18 leaves foliated 1-18, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out.
Extent1 item (18 leaves) : 14 x 35 cm
- Rudra (Hindu deity)
- Rites and ceremonies--India
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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