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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 454 Mahāsarasvatīdhāraṇāstotra / महासरस्वतीधारणास्तोत्र

Title

Mahāsarasvatīdhāraṇāstotra
महासरस्वतीधारणास्तोत्र

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 454
(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 for private or public recitation and prayer employed for improving concentration and memory. First part is dedicated to venerating the Hindu goddess Sarasvati, a personification of the heavenly river of the same name, through the employment of mantras. Part two gives a short version of the other part, repeating some of the former text.

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Extent

1 item (3 leaves) : 10 x 23 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śrīmahāsarasvatīdhāraṇāstotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // śrīśāradārpaṇam astu // śubhaṃ bhavatu // śrīkāśīviśveśvaraprasannā (f. 3r).

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fol. 1r
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fol. 1v-2r
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fol. 2v
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