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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 950 Bhṛguvidā upaniṣad / भृगुविदा उपनिषद्

Title

Bhṛguvidā upaniṣad
भृगुविदा उपनिषद्

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 950
(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 late Vedic, quasi-philosophical work reflecting on the nature of the self in the realm of ultimate existence through the lens of a narrative about the adventures of the ancient sage Bhṛgu and his encounter and dialogue with his father Varuṇa, who equates the ultimate principle in the universe, the brahman, with food.

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Extent

1 item (4 leaves) : 11 x 17 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti bhṛguvidā upaniṣatsamāptaḥ // śrāva-va-2 saṃvat 1860 // (f. 4v).

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fol. 2v-3r
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fol. 3v-4r
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fol. 4v
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