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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 162 Sarvatobhadramaṇḍaladevatā / सर्वतोभद्रमण्डलदेवता

Title

Sarvatobhadramaṇḍaladevatā
सर्वतोभद्रमण्डलदेवता

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 162
(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 a manual (paddhati) for consultation by priest or priestly artisan for the purpose of drawing out a sacred diagram (maṇḍala) in a square shape. A number of Hindu and Vedic deities (such as Viṣṇu, Śiva, and Varuṇa) are evoked and installed in various sections of the diagram, typically during fire (homa) rites.

Notes

Extent

1 item (4 leaves) : 11 x 23 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti maṃḍaladevatāsamāptaḥ // (f. 5v).

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