Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Ādityahṛdayastotra
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5779285
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Collection of hymns, mantras, and praises to the Sun god (Āditya also called Sūrya) used for private or public recitation, meditation, and prayer. presented as a conversation between the legendary prince Arjuna and the Hindu deity Kṛṣṇa. Opening mantra of praise is dedicated to the Vedic god Mirtra rather than to the elephant-headed, Hindu deity Gaṇeśa.
- Title from title colophon (f. 18r).
- Written in 9-10 lines per leaf.
- 18 leaves foliated 1-17, , upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 11 x 16 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrībhaviṣyottarapurāṇe śrīkṛṣṇārjunasaṃvāde ādityahṛdayastotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // (f. 18r).
- Sun worship
- Sūrya (Hindu deity)
- Mitra (Hindu deity)
- Hindu hymns, Sanskrit
- Hinduism--Prayers and devotions
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Arjuna (Hindu mythology)
- Krishna (Hindu deity)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century