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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 928 Amṛtabiṇḍūpaniṣad / अमृतबिण्डूपनिषद्

Title

Amṛtabiṇḍūpaniṣad
अमृतबिण्डूपनिषद्

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 928
(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 for study and consultation and inquires into theories of knowledge about the self (ātman), its place in the cycle of life and death (saṃsāra), and its place in relationship to the Hindu deity Śiva, envisioned as the highest Lord of the universe. Contains discussion of mantras and sound. Text is often named as one of the so-called Yoga upaniṣads, which were likely composed in the fourteenth century or later.

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Extent

1 item (4 leaves) : 11 x 33 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: ity amṛtabiṃdūpaniṣatsamāptam // śrīsāṃbasadāśivārpaṇam astu // (f. 4r).

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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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