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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2243 - Viṣṇusahasranāmāvalī
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2243 - Viṣṇusahasranāmāvalī
Viṣṇusahasranāmāvalī, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (13 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 17 cm.
Text used in public or private recitation and prayer, employing mantras in worship (pūjā). The text lists one thousand names of the Hindu deity Viṣṇu such as Hari, Keśava, Nārasiṃha, Hiraṇyagarbha, and others.
Title from end title page (f. 13v).
Written in 11-13 lines per leaf.
13 leaves foliated 1-13, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2243.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2243
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
विष्णुसहस्रनामावली, १७००-१८५०.
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