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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1970 Āsanavidhi / आसनविधि

Title

Āsanavidhi
आसनविधि

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1970
(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

Collection of short recitation texts to be employed in rituals of veneration of Hindu goddesses (especially forms of Dūrga) as well as Śiva, using mantras and invocations. It includes the Rātrisūkta from the Ṛgveda as well as Tantric texts such as the Navārṇamantranyāsa and the Āsanavidhi in the opening section as a means of inviting the deity (āsanavidhi) to their place in the ritualized space.

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Extent

1 item (9 leaves) : 13 x 17 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon (Part 1): iti rātrisūktaḥ // (f. 3v).

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