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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 431 Sumukhīmātaṃgīkavaca / सुमुखीमातंगीकवच

Title

Sumukhīmātaṃgīkavaca / सुमुखीमातंगीकवच

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 431
(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

Manuscript is for private tantric rituals and prayers, with the use of mantras, for the purpose of creating a protective body of symbolic armor (functioning as a kind of amulet) to protect the devotee from various misfortunes and honor Śiva and the Great Goddess through worship (pūjā). Presented as discourses between the Hindu deity Śiva and his consort, the goddess Pārvatī.

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Extent

1 item (5 leaves) : 9 x 20 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon (Part 1): iti śrīrudrayāmale sumukhīmātaṃgīkavacaṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // saṃvat 1764 phālguṇavadī 11 śanai likhītaṃ kāśāṃ śrīsum[ukhye] pitāṃ // (f. 5r).

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fol. 1r
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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 3v-4r
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fol. 5v
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