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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 446 Bālātripurasundarīstotra / बालात्रिपुरसुंदरीस्तोत्र

Title

Bālātripurasundarīstotra
बालात्रिपुरसुंदरीस्तोत्र

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 446
(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 employed for private recitation and prayer and is small enough to be kept close to one's person. The text is dedicated to the praise of the youthful (bālā) form of the Tantric goddess Tirpurasundarī, a consort of the Hindu deity Śiva in some Tantric systems, especially those from Kashmir (such as the Kaulas). Known especially as an erotic goddess.

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Extent

1 item (3 leaves) : 9 x 13 cm

Support

Paper

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