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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2472 - Śaṅkarācārya attributed name - Tristhalīvarṇana
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Śaṅkarācārya attributed name.
Tristhalīvarṇana, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (3 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 18 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
Attributed to Śaṅkarācārya, but more likely written by one of his followers.
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).
Pilgrims and pilgrimages - India.
Hindu hymns, Sanskrit.
Siva (Hindu deity)
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Form / Genre:
Hymns (documents)
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
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