Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Jñānāmṛtaśrāvaṇīmantra
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5821373
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Small manuscript for personal use in recitation. The first part includes mantras for use during the performance of rites dedicated to the Hindu goddess (such as Jagaddhātrī a form of Dūrgā), the knowledge of which is said to remove confusion. Includes the mantras "glāṃ bījaṃ glīṃ śaktiḥ glūṃ kīlakaṃ." The second part of the manuscript includes a set of mantras employed in celebration of the goddess Sārasvatī.
- Title from incipit (f. 1r).
- Written in 1 lines per leaf.
- 1 leaf foliated 1, upper left verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; verses indicated with red daṇḍas.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 11 x 19 cm
ColophonColophon: iti skaṃdapu[rā]ṇoktaprajñāvardhanastotraṃ saṃ (f. 1v).
- Sarasvatī (Hindu deity)
- Durgā (Hindu deity)
- Hindu mantras
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Hindu goddesses
- Recitations--Religious aspects
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century