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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 538 Śiśupālavadha / शिशुपालवध

Title

Śiśupālavadha / शिशुपालवध

Authors

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 538
(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 titled Death of Śiśupāla, used for recitation, contemplation, and study; draws from epic mythology, especially the Mahābhārata, about king Śiśupāla who opposes the Hindu deity Kṛṣṇa. In response, Kṛṣṇa cuts off his head with his discus (cakra). Manuscript contains parts of the third and fourth sections (sargas) and is incomplete.

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Extent

1 item (10 leaves) : 12 x 25 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śiśupālavadhe śrīmahākāvye māgheścakeraivatakācalavarṇanonāmacaturthas sargaḥ // saṃvat 1889 mitiāṣāṭavadya ekādaśyāṃ i[ṃ]duvāsare mu[???]śyāṃ likhitaṃ śrīmahālakṣmīrpaṇamastu // śrīmahālakṣmī sadāṃprasanno 'stū (Part 2, f. 7r).

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