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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2407 Māghakṛṣṇāṣaṭtilāmāhātma / माघकृष्णाषट्तिलामाहात्म

Title

Māghakṛṣṇāṣaṭtilāmāhātma
माघकृष्णाषट्तिलामाहात्म

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2407
(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 used for private or public recitation, prayer, and worship during the Ekadaśī celebrations of the month of Māgha (January-February). Offerings of sesame seeds (tila) are made to the Hindu deity Viṣṇu, who is honored during the rites. Performed in order to help the poor and increase especially grain and rid oneself of sin.

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Extent

1 item (4 leaves) : 11 x 24 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śrīdvādaśīkalpe māghakṛṣṇāṣaṭtilāmāhātmaṃ // sa[ṃ]pū[r]ṇaṃ // śubham astu // rāma / rāma / kāśīnāthadekarasvārthaparārthaca / likhitaṃ ekādaśīmāghakṛṣṇasaṃpūrṇaṃ // rāma // (f. 4v).

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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-4r
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fol. 4v
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