Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Śrīsūkta
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 7617279
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Hymn praising Lakṣmī (known as Śrī), the goddess of wealth. Part of a group of texts appended to the Ṛgveda known as the khila (filling in gaps and considered apocryphal), not found in the original text but thought to be very early.
- Title from colophon (f. 3r).
- Written in 6-7 lines per leaf.
- 3 leaves foliated 1-2, , lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Extent1 11 x 21 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīsūktasamāptaṃ // (f. 3r).
- Lakshmi (Hindu deity)
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Hindu hymns, Sanskrit
- Prayers (documents)
- Hymns (documents)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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