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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1478 Śiśupālavadha. / शिशुपालवध

Title

Śiśupālavadha.
शिशुपालवध

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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1478
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

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University of Pennsylvania

Language

In Sanskrit

Summary

Manuscript of text titled Death of Śiśupāla, used for recitation, contemplation, and study; draws from epic mythology, especially the Mahābhārata, about King Śiśupāla who opposes the Hindu deity Kṛṣṇa. In response, Kṛṣṇa cuts off his head with his discus (cakra). Manuscript contains parts of possibly the first section (sarga).

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1 item (7 leaves) : 9 x 21 cm

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