Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Hanumānbāhukavaca
- Tulasīdāsa, 1532-1623
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 5868310
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript for private or public recitation and prayer and is dedicated to the veneration, worship, and praise of the Hindu monkey-god Hanuman. The recitation of the work is said to remove various kinds of pain and suffering.
- Title from colophon (f. 24r).
- Written in 7 lines per leaf.
- 24 leaves foliated 1-24, upper left verso.
- 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 double red line.
- Folios turn from right to left as if in a Western-style book.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 21 x 12 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrītulśīkṛtasarvāgapīḍāmocanahanumānbāhukavacasaṃpūrṇam // 18 // 45 // aghanasudi // 11 // hastākṣaranāthurāmapārikabrāhmaṇa // (f. 24r).
- Hanumān (Hindu deity)
- Hindu hymns, Hindi
- Devotional literature, Hindi
- Hindu mythology
- Rāma (Hindu deity)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century