Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Hastāmalakastotra
- Ānandagiri, active 13th century
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6375412
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study, and meditation and is a poetic and devotional work written from the perspective of Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta attributed to Śaṅkarācārya, but thought to be a recounting of the conversion experience of one of his disciples. Ānandagiri's commentary Hastāmalaka runs parallel above and below the main text.
- Title from colophon (f. 11v); title of commentary, Hastāmalaka, from commentary colophon (f. 11v).
- Written in 11 lines per leaf.
- 11 leaves foliated 1-11, upper left and lower right verso.
- Dated saṃvat 1883 and śaka 1748 (1826) (f. 11v).
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Extent1 11 x 25 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīgovi[ṃ]da-śrīśaṃkarabhagavataḥ kṛtau hastāmalakaṃ stotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // (f. 11v).
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century