Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 161 Sarvatobhadradevatāvāhana / सर्वतोभद्रदेवतावाहन

Title

Sarvatobhadradevatāvāhana / सर्वतोभद्रदेवतावाहन

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 161
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

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Publisher

University of Pennsylvania

Language

In Sanskrit

Summary

Manuscript used and consulted by priests on the creation of a mystical diagram (maṇḍala) referred to in this text as Auspiciousness of all sides (sarvatobhadra), in order to draw the essence of a deity into an image, which will serve as the god's vehicle (vāhana) on earth. Manuscript lacks an ending.

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Extent

1 item (3 leaves) : 10 x 22 cm

Support

Paper

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fol. 2v-3r
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fol. 3v
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