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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 802 Vāstukalpa / वास्तुकल्प

Title

Vāstukalpa / वास्तुकल्प

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 802
(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 consultation and reference and is a kind of treatise and manual for the rules and regulations of Hindu law for constructing or laying the foundation of a house (vāstu). Manuscript includes a diagram divided into nine units and each containing the name of a god and a shape, that may be intended for reproduction over the ground during preparation ceremonies, before construction of the house begins (f. i verso-1r)

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Extent

1 item (12 leaves) : 10 x 25 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti vāstukalpaḥ samāptaḥ // saṃvat 1721 varṣe pālgunavadī 11 bhaume likhatam idaṃ pustakaṃ (f. 11v).

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