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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 440 Śivakavacastotra / शिवकवचस्तोत्र

Title

Śivakavacastotra
शिवकवचस्तोत्र

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 440
(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

Small manuscript for personal consultation and recitation intended to protect symbolically followers and devotees of the Hindu deity Śiva like protective armor (kavaca). The text functions as a kind of amulet. Reciting the mantras and verses of this text will help to ward off disease and bring health and other benefits to the worshiper as well as to all of humanity. Lacks an end.

Notes

Extent

1 item (8 leaves) : 10 x 15 cm

Support

Paper

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