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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2338 - Viṣṇusahasranāmāvalī
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2338 - Viṣṇusahasranāmāvalī
Title:
Viṣṇusahasranāmāvalī, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (15 leaves) : paper ; 9 x 14 cm.
Summary:
Text used in public or private recitation and prayer, employing mantras in worship (pūjā). The text is devoted to listing one thousand names of the Hindu deity Viṣṇu such as Keśava, Puṇḍarīkākṣa, Viśvayoni.
Notes:
Title from end title page (f. 15v).
Written in 11-13 lines per leaf.
15 leaves foliated 1-15, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes covered in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; vertical margins marked with double black line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2338.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2338
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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