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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2195 - Pañcamāyudhastotra
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Title:
Pañcamāyudhastotra, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (2 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 18 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Collection of verses functioning as a devotional work praising and venerating the deity Viṣṇu and his five weapons.
Subject:
Vishnu (Hindu deity)
Weapons - India - Religious aspects.
Form / Genre:
Poems.
Prayers (documents)
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 2r).
Written in 6 lines per leaf.
2 leaves foliated 1-2, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti paṃcamāyudhastotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // (f. 2r).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Indexed / Referenced in:
Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 1863 (UP 2195).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2195.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2195
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
पञ्चमायुधस्तोत्र, १७००-१८५०.

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Collection: Indic Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Sanskrit
Century: 18th century
Century: 19th century
Date: 1700
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Genre: Poems
Subject: Religious aspects
Subject: Vishnu (Hindu deity)
Subject: Weapons
Geography: India
Page material: Paper