Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Dakṣiṇāmūrtistotra saṭīkā
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5937014
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript used for contemplation and study and consists of a philosophical discussion presented in the form of a praise of the Hindu deity Śiva along with a commentary. Likely a late medieval adaptation of Advaitavedānta philosophy in a Śaiva context.
- Title from colophon (f. 18v).
- Written in 9-10 lines per leaf.
- 18 leaves foliated 1-18, upper left and lower right verso.
- Dated śaka 1779 (1857) (f. 18v).
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with triple red line on front folio (f. 1v).
- European stock of paper with watermark, a crest with a figure seated on a throne holding a staff and plant.
Extent1 11 x 21 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīdakṣiṇāmūrtistotraṃ saṭīkasaṃpūrṇam // (f. 18).
- Hinduism--Prayers and devotions
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Hindu hymns, Sanskrit
- Hindu philosophy
- Siva (Hindu deity)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century