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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2461 Dakṣiṇāmūrtipañjara / दक्षिणामूर्तिपञ्जर

Title

Dakṣiṇāmūrtipañjara / दक्षिणामूर्तिपञ्जर

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2461
(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

Small manuscript for personal use, recitation, prayer, and observances (vrata), dedicated to the veneration and worship (pūjā) of Dakṣiṇāmūrti, a form of the Hindu deity Śiva. Benefits such as the removal of debt and ignorance as well as the propagation of one's family are named. Presented as a dialogue between Skanda (named Guha) and the legendary sage Nārada. Text ends after colophon with a short praise of Śiva Dakṣiṇāmūrti in three verses.

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Extent

1 item (2 leaves) : 10 x 15 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śrīskaṃde mahāpurāṇe guhanāradasaṃvāde dakṣiṇāmūrti paṃjaraṃ aṣṭāṣītimodhyāyaḥ // (f. 2v).

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fol. 1r
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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 2v
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