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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2490 - Triveṇīstotra
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Triveṇīstotra, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (2 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 15 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Small manuscript for private or public use, recitation, and prayer in honor of the pilgrimage center (now the modern city of Allahabad) where three rivers meet: the Gaṅgā (Ganges), the Yamunā, and the Sarasvatī.
Hindu hymns, Sanskrit.
Pilgrims and pilgrimages - India.
Devotional literature, Sanskrit.
Yamuna River (India)
Ganges River (India and Bangladesh)
Saraswati River (India)
Allahabad (India)
Form / Genre:
Hymns (documents)
Prayers (documents)
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 2v).
Written in 6 lines per leaf.
2 leaves foliated 1-2, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti triveṇīstotraṃ saṃpūrṇam // (f. 2v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins. Margins marked with double line in pencil (f. 2).
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 1851 (UP 2490).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2490.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2490
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
त्रिवेणीस्तोत्र, 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, Sanskrit
Subject: Pilgrims and pilgrimages
Geography: Allahabad (India)
Geography: Ganges River (India and Bangladesh)
Geography: India
Geography: Saraswati River (India)
Geography: Yamuna River (India)
Page material: Paper