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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 884 Vajraśūcyupaniṣad / वज्रशूच्युपनिषद्

Title

Vajraśūcyupaniṣad
वज्रशूच्युपनिषद्

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 884
(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 and is a medieval philosophical treatise and ritual text designed to help purify and prepare the mind and body for attaining ultimate realization of the self and its relationship to the highest reality. Though given the name of Upaniṣad, not part of the corpus of late Vedic works of this genre.

Notes

Extent

1 item (5 leaves) : 12 x 26 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti vajraśūcyupaniṣatsamāptā (f. 5v).

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fol. 5v
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