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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2483 - Śaṅkarācārya attributed name - Ajapāstotra
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Śaṅkarācārya attributed name.
Ajapāstotra, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (3 leaves) : paper ; 7 x 12 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Tantric work attributed to the Vedanta philosopher Śaṅkarācārya containing specialized mantras dedicated to the deities Śiva and Śakti (feminine power, energy).
Siva (Hindu deity)
Hindu mantras.
Devotional literature, Sanskrit.
Hindu hymns.
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 6-7 lines per leaf.
3 leaves foliated 1-3, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīmacchaṃ[ka]rācāryaviracitaṃ ajapāstotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // (f. 3v).
Mistakes covered in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; verse divisions and colophon in red; vertical margins marked with quadruple line in red and black 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 1749 (UP 2483).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2483.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2483
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
अजपास्तोत्र, 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: Devotional literature, Sanskrit
Subject: Hindu hymns
Subject: Hindu mantras
Subject: Shaktism
Subject: Siva (Hindu deity)
Geography: India
Author: Śaṅkarācārya attributed name
Page material: Paper