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Haribansa Purāna

[Preliminary Entry] A prose translation of the Harivaṃśa, sometimes considered as an appendix or even a nineteenth parva of the Mahabhārata. This takes the form of an epic portrayal of the history of the family of Krishna.

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i) Place of copying; ii) Period of copying; iii) Copyist; iv) Commissioner;
v) Information on colophon; vi) Description of miniatures/illustrations; vii) Other remarks; viii) Information on catalogue(s)

London, British Library, Ethé, IO Islamic 1777, 186 ff.

, i) Shahjahanabad, ii)

15 rabī‘ al-awwal 1136/13 December 1723

, iii) Kišančand son of Rāmčand of Ahmedabad, viii)

Ethe, vol. 1, no 1951



Ethe, Hermann, 1903, Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the Library of the India Office, Vol 1, Oxford, India Office.

Main Persian Title: Haribansa Purāna
English Translation of Main Persian Title: The Purana of the Lineage of Vishnu

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