Collection of Hindu laws, rules, and procedures for various beliefs, ideas, and practices that include astrology, marriage, food, fasting, observances (vratas), and widowhood.
Title from colophon (f. 292r). Written in 8-14 lines per leaf. 292 leaves foliated 1-292, upper left and lower right verso. Colophon: iti śrīmadanaṃtadevasūtāpadevatanayenānaṃtadevena viracite smṛtikaustubhe saṃskāradīdhitiḥ samāptim agamat // graṃthasaṃkhyā 8000 // śrīrastu // (f. 292r). Scribe is Rāmacandra Abhidheya (f. 292v). Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red through some of the manuscript; vertical margins marked with double black and red line. Single wooden board with slightly beveled edge supports manuscript.
Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 2822 (UP 1575).