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Ms. Coll. 390 Dakṣiṇāmūrtipañjara

Title

Dakṣiṇāmūrtipañjara

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)

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Publisher

The University of Pennsylvania Libraries

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 10 x 15 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

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

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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 2v
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