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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2488 Viṣṇupaṅjarastotra / विष्णुपञ्जर

Title

Viṣṇupaṅjarastotra / विष्णुपञ्जर

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2488
(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

Mystical hymn of praise to the Hindu deity Viṣṇu that evokes a protective circle or diagram (cakrī) around the reciter of the various mantras in the text. Especially evokes military imagery (battle, swords, spears, and other similar examples), which serve as symbolically protective armor over the body of the devotee engaged in recitation and worship.

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Extent

1 item (2 leaves) : 10 x 15 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti padmapurāṇe viṣṇupaṃjarastotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // śrīkṛṣṇārpaṇamastu // śrīrastu (f. 2).

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fol. 1r
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fol. 1v-2r
2607_0001.tif (47.5 MB)
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fol. 2v
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