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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 648 Jyotiṣa / ज्योतिष

Title

Jyotiṣa / ज्योतिष

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 648
(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 as a kind of guide book or manual for early Hindu and especially Vedic astronomy and is part of the supplemental literature to the Vedas or the Vedāṅga literature; makes reference to Vedic ritual and an unusual reference to a system of 5 year yugas (cosmic ages).

Notes

Extent

1 item (4 leaves) : 9 x 19 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti jyotiṣaṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ (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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