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Vaṭodyāpanaprayoga, 1794. = वटोद्यापनप्रयोग, १७९४.

Publication:
1794.
१७९४.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (9 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 21 cm.
Contained In:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1402
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Subjects:
Banyan tree -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism -- Early works to 1800.
Tree worship -- India -- Early works to 1800.
Hinduism -- Rituals -- Texts -- Early works to 1800.
Rites and ceremonies -- India -- Early works to 1800.
Hindu law -- Early works to 1800.
Dharma -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Manuals (instructional materials)
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 18th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 18th century.
Language:
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Manual with associated rules and laws (dharma) for performing rites constructing banks of earth around a banyan or vaṭa tree (Ficus benghalensis) at the end of a larger observance of rites.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 9r).
Scribe is Bhāskara Bhaṭṭa Dāḍekara (f. 20r).
Written in 9-10 lines per leaf.
9 leaves foliated 1-9, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti vaṭodyāpanaprayogaḥ // (f. 9r).
Dated śaka 1716 (1794) (f. 9v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Partial watermark of a commercial design that looks like the crest or base of a coat of arms with the initials A and G.
Cited in:
Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 3411 (UP 1402).
Cited as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1402.
Contributor:
Bhāskara Bhaṭṭa Dāḍekara, scribe.
OCLC:
910639257