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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2472 - Śaṅkarācārya attributed name - Tristhalīvarṇana
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Author:
Śaṅkarācārya attributed name.
Title:
Tristhalīvarṇana, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (3 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 18 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
Attributed to Śaṅkarācārya, but more likely written by one of his followers.
Summary:
Work celebrating pilgrimage sites in the city of Kāśī (Varāṇasī) and the benefits associated with them. Praises Śiva as the Lord of the universe (Viśveśvara).
Subject:
Pilgrims and pilgrimages - India.
Hindu hymns, Sanskrit.
Siva (Hindu deity)
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Form / Genre:
Hymns (documents)
Poems.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 3v).
Written in 6 lines per leaf.
3 leaves foliated 1-3, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śaṃkarācāryaviracitaṃ niryāṇaṣṭakaṃ svadeha eva tristhalīvarṇanasaṃpūrṇaṃ samāptaṃ // śrīviśveśvarārpaṇam astu // (f. 3v).
Vertical margins marked with double red line.
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 1787 (UP 2472).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2472.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2472
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
त्रिस्थलीवर्णन, 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: Hymns (documents)
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Subject: Hindu hymns, Sanskrit
Subject: Pilgrims and pilgrimages
Subject: Siva (Hindu deity)
Geography: India
Geography: Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Author: Śaṅkarācārya attributed name
Page material: Paper