Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Viṣṇusahasranāman
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5794399
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Text containing a list of one thousand mantras beginning with Om̐ and each giving a different name for the Hindu deity Viṣṇu. Contains the abbreviation Śiva in the lower right verso margin of each folio, possibly referring to the Śivapurāṇa or some other Śaiva work. Each folio contains three columns of mantras to Viṣṇu, and there is a single mantra to the deity Śiva, śivāya namaḥ, at the top center of the first fourteen folios (f. 1-14v).
- Title from colophon (f. 21v).
- Written in 8-9 lines per leaf.
- 22 leaves foliated 1-21, [i], lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 11 x 24 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīviṣṇoḥ sahasranāmasamāptaṃ // (f. 21v).
- Vishnu (Hindu deity)
- Siva (Hindu deity)
- Hindu mantras
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century