Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Śivasahasranāman
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5794466
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Small manuscript used in private or public recitation and prayer focusing on the praise and worship of the Hindu deity Śiva, presenting one thousand of the god's names, such as Maheśvara, Vāmadeva, Skandaguru, Trilocana, among others. Employs some well-known mantras, such as "om̐ namaḥ śivāya."
- Title from colophon (f. 13v).
- Written in 6-9 lines per leaf.
- leaves foliated , 2-13, lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; two sets of horizontal red lines across top or bottom across each folio.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 11 x 20 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīśivapurāṇe śivasahasranāmanirūpaṇaṃ nāmasaptatinamodhyāyaḥ // (f. 13v).
- Siva (Hindu deity)
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Puja (Hinduism)
- Hindu mantras
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century