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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2531 - Śivatāṇḍava
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2531 - Śivatāṇḍava
Śivatāṇḍava, 1818.
Physical description:
1 item (4 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 21 cm.
Manuscript employed in private or public recitation and prayer dedicated to the praise of the Hindu deity Śiva, especially in his dancing aspect.
Title from marginal abbreviations; alternate title Śivatāṇḍavastotra supplied by cataloger.
Written in 6-9 lines per leaf.
4 leaves foliated 1-4, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; vertical margins marked with quadruple red line.
Dated śaka 174[0] (1818) (f. 4r), written in second scribal hand.
Scribe is Sadāśiva Sahasrabudhi, son of Vināyaka (f. 4r).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2531.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2531
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
शिवताण्डव, १८१८.
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