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Sāmudrika, circa 1700-1850. = सामुद्रिक, १७००-१८५०.

Publication:
circa 1700-1850.
१७००-१८५०.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 43 x 55 cm.
Contained In:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 778
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Subjects:
Hindu astrology.
Palmistry -- India.
Omens -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.
Mandala -- India.
Form/Genre:
Manuals (instructional materials)
Drawings (visual works)
Paintings (visual works)
Prayers (documents)
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 19th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 18th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 19th century.
Language:
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Manual and guide for a palm reader, featuring large red hand with signs, omens, and various related pictures. Back of manuscript contains various prayers, maṇḍalas, diagrams, and notes.
Notes:
Title from wrapper notes.
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions.
Folded into 10 small sections, measuring 10.5 x 20.5 cm.
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 5278 (UP 778).
Cited as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 778.
OCLC:
988033126