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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2573 - Vālmīki, attributed name - Hanumatsahasranāma
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2573 - Vālmīki, attributed name - Hanumatsahasranāma
Author:
Vālmīki, attributed name.
Title:
Hanumatsahasranāma, circa 1700-1850.
Rāmāyaṇa. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (17 leaves) : paper ; 17 x 31 cm.
Summary:
Praise of the thousand names of the Hindu monkey deity Hanuman; said to be conveyed by the Hindu deity and earthly king Rāma; for use in prayer, meditation, and recitation; unrelated verses in another hand on front of text written with folio turned vertically, such as a praise of the Vedanta philosopher Rāmānujā (f. 1r).
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 17r-17v).
Written in 8 lines per leaf.
17 leaves foliated 1-17, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīmadrāmāyaṇe ādikāvye vālmīkīye hanumatsahasranāmasaṃpūrṇaṃ // (f. 17r-17v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Non-Latin script record.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2573
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2573
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
हनुमत्सहस्रनाम, १७००-१८५०.
 
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