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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2460 - Śītalāṣṭakastotra
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2460 - Śītalāṣṭakastotra
Title:
Puranas. Skandapurāṇa. Selections.
Śītalāṣṭakastotra, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (2 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 16 cm.
Summary:
Small manuscript for private use, recitation, and prayer, dedicated to praising the goddess of smallpox Śītalā (the cooling one). Contains 16 verses of text.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 2v).
Written in 11-13 lines per leaf.
2 leaves foliated 1-2, upper left verso.
Colophon: iti śrīskaṃdapurāṇe skaṃdeśvarasaṃvāde śītalāṣṭakastotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // janārdanapaṃtabhatugāḍagilasyedaṃ pustakaṃ (f. 2v).
Mistakes blacked or crossed out; paper treat with yellow pigment.
Non-Latin script record.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2460
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2460
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
शीतलाष्टकस्तोत्र, १७००-१८५०.
 
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