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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 3039 - Apamṛtyuharastotra
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 3039 - Apamṛtyuharastotra
Apamṛtyuharastotra, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 12 x 25 cm.
Small manuscript employed in private or public recitation and prayer to ward off sudden or accidental death or illness; it functions as kind of an amulet. Possibly taken from the Mārkaṇḍeya purāṇa.
Title from colophon (f. 1v).
Written in 10 lines per leaf.
1 leaf.
Colophon: iti mārkaṃḍeyaviracitam apamṛtyuharastotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // cha // śrī // (f. 1v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line. Formerly housed with 2273.
Non-Latin script record.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 3039
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 3039
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
अपमृत्युहरस्तोत्र, १७००-१८५०.
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