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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2739 Mahāvākyagāyatrīcathurthapāda / महावाक्यगायत्रीचथुर्थपाद

Title

Mahāvākyagāyatrīcathurthapāda
महावाक्यगायत्रीचथुर्थपाद

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2739
(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

Collections of Gāyatrī mantras meant for use in supplementary post-Vedic rituals. Text evokes the Advaita Vedānta philosopher Śaṃkarācārya at the end (f. 2v), suggesting the texts intended retroactive correlation with that tradition.

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Extent

1 item (2 leaves) : 7 x 12 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śaṃkarācāryaḥ // iti māhāvākyagāyatrīcaturthapādasamāptaḥ śrīsītārāmacadrārpaṇam astu // śubhaṃ bhavatu // (f. 2v).

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