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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 581 - Śaṅkarācārya attributed name - Saundaryalaharīstotra
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 581 - Śaṅkarācārya attributed name - Saundaryalaharīstotra
Śaṅkarācārya attributed name.
Saundaryalaharīstotra, circa 1650-1800.
Physical description:
1 item (13 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 23 cm.
Manuscript used as an aid in public or private recitation and prayer, as well as rites of worship in praise and honor of the Hindu deity Śiva and others. Contains Tantric references to Śiva's energetic counterpart Śakti as well as to Śiva's amalgamated form with the god Viṣṇu called Harihara.
Title from colophon (f. 13v).
Written in 8-10 lines per leaf.
13 leaves foliated 1-13, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrIśaṃkarācāryaviracitaṃ sauṃdaryyalaharīstotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ samāptaṃ / (f. 13v).
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.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 581
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 581
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
सौन्दर्यलहरीस्तोत्र, १६५०-१८००.
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