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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2273 Ātmārapaṇastuti / आत्मारपणस्तुति
- Appayya Dīkṣita
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 2273
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9957945023503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript used in private or public recitation and prayer focused on the veneration and praise of the Hindu deity Śiva. A mystical text of 50 verses considered to have been written when the author Appayya Dīkṣita was intoxicated. Opening benediction is to Śiva rather than Gaṇeśa, as is common in Sanskrit manuscripts.
- Title from colophon (f. 4v).
- Written in 10-12 lines per leaf.
- 4 leaves foliated 1-4, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; colophon written upside down in the upper top margin; formerly housed with Item 3039.
- Non-Latin script record.
Extent1 item (4 leaves) : 11 x 25 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīmadadvaitācāryaśrīmadappayyadīkṣitaviracitā ātmārpaṇastutiḥ samāptā / (f. 4v).
- Siva (Hindu deity)
- Devotional literature, Sanskrit
- Ecstasy (Hinduism)
- Drugs--Religious aspects--Hinduism
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
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