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Bṛhajjātaka. Adhyāya 1-6, 1700-1850. = बृहज्जातक. अध्याय १-६, १७००-१८५०.

Author/Creator:
Varāhamihira, 505-587.
Publication:
1700-1850.
१७००-१८५०.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (5 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 22 cm.
Contained In:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1793
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Subjects:
Hindu astrology.
Hindu astronomy.
Divination -- India.
Form/Genre:
Manuals (instructional materials)
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 19th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 18th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 19th century.
Language:
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Manuscript is a Hindu astrological manual and treatise for understanding the significance of a person's birth and divining what the future holds for them.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 5v).
Written in 13-16 lines per leaf.
5 leaves foliated 1-5, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti bṛhajjātake varāhamihirakṛta ariṣṭādhyāyaḥ samāptaḥ (f. 5r).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant characters, words, and phrases highlighted in red; vertical margins marked with triple red line.
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 5063 (UP 1793).
Cited as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1793.
OCLC:
942016171