Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Rāmasahasranāmastotra
Other related names
- Rāmaśarmaṇ, former owner
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5797277
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript to be employed in private or public meditation, recitation, and prayer dedicated to the praise, glorification, and worship (pūjā) of the Hindu deity Rāma through mantras and the presentation of his one thousand names; identifies him with Viṣṇu. Presented as a discourse between the goddess Umā (form of Pārvatī) and Maheśvara (a form of Śiva).
- Title from colophon (f. 10v).
- Written in 10-12 lines per leaf.
- 10 leaves foliated 1-10, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 12 x 18 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīliṃgapurāṇe umāmaheśvarasaṃvāde rāmasahasranāmastotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // sahasrabuddhetyupākṛyasya rāmaṣarmaṇaḥ idaṃ pustakaṃ svārthaṃ parārthaṃ ca // śubhaṃ // (f. 10v).
- Formerly owned by Rāmaśarmaṇ (f. 10v).
- Rāma (Hindu deity)
- Vishnu (Hindu deity)
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Puja (Hinduism)
- Recitations--Religious aspects
- Siva (Hindu deity)
- Parvati (Hindu deity)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century