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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 723 Śvetāśvataropaniṣad / श्वेताश्वतरोपनिषद्

Title

Śvetāśvataropaniṣad / श्वेताश्वतरोपनिषद्

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 723
(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 is used for contemplation, study, and recitation, representing the sixth and final section of the larger upaniṣad dating to around the 3rd century BC. It is one of the earliest works treating a systematic philosophy related to the Vedic deity Rudra, an early form of the Hindu deity Śiva, equating him with the principle of Iśvara or Lord for the first time. Also contains early formations of myths, social, and ritual structures related to early Śaivism.

Notes

Extent

1 item (19 leaves) : 9 x 17 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śrīśvetāśvataropaniṣadiṣaṣṭhodhyāyaḥ (f. 19r).

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