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Pauṣakṛṣṇaikādaśī,; circa 1700-1850.

Title:
Pauṣakṛṣṇaikādaśī, circa 1700-1850.
Abstract:
Text praising the dark half (kṛṣṇapakṣa) of the month of the full moon, Pauṣa (December-January), along with the positive results derived from the rites and ceremonies (vrata) performed during that period, especially the giving of sons (putradā). Some of the text is taken up with a discussion of Pauṣaśuklaikādaśī (bright half of the month of Pauṣa) and the colophon refers to the text by this title. Presented as a conversation between the legendary king Yudhiṣṭhira and the Hindu deity Kṛṣṇa who instructs the former on how to perform certain observances, such proper bathing rites.
Coverage:
Moon
Format:
1 item (4 leaves) : paper; 11 x 28 cm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn794378489; (OCoLC)794378489; (PU)5758165-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Subject:
Devotional literature, Sanskrit.; Yudhiṣṭhira (Hindu mythology); Krishna (Hindu deity); Hindu astrology.; Vratas.; Rites and ceremonies -- India.; Bathing customs -- India.; Poems.; Prayers.; Dialogues.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 18th century.; 19th century.; Manuscripts; India
Type:
Manuscript
Personal Name:
Kāśīnātha Dhādekara,
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts