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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 590 Mudrālakṣaṇāni / मुद्रालक्षणानि

Title

Mudrālakṣaṇāni / मुद्रालक्षणानि

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 590
(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 used for private recitation and rituals involving the worship of Hindu deities, especially Lakṣmī and Nārasiṃha, the man-lion avatar of the deity Viṣṇu. The work is especially focused on hand gestures (mudrās) and other rites such as bathing, and the recitation of mantras, associated with Tantric worship, serving as a kind of manual or guidebook.

Notes

Extent

1 item (6 leaves) : 10 x 24 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti mudrālakṣaṇāni // (f. 6r).

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fol. 6v
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