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880-01 Sāvitrīvrata, circa 1700-1850.

Title:
880-01 Sāvitrīvrata, circa 1700-1850.
Abstract:
Manual with associated rules and laws (dharma) connected to a special fast (vrata) for women who desire to avoid widowhood. Selection from a larger compendium of observances (vratas) thought to be drawn primarily from the Skanda Purāṇa, a text that the manuscript refers to (f. 29v).
Coverage:
India.
Description:
1 item (29 leaves) : paper; 10 x 16 cm.
Identifier:
UPENNLIB_6412931
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Subject:
Widows; Vratas.; Hinduism; Rites and ceremonies; Hindu law.; Dharma.
Type:
Manuscript
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts