Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI | TEI XML | Data

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 591 Rāmagāyatrī / रामगायत्री

Title

Rāmagāyatrī / रामगायत्री

Call number

Ms. Coll. 390 Item 591
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

Alternate identifiers

Publisher

University of Pennsylvania

Language

In Sanskrit

Summary

Manuscript used for private recitation or prayer and contains a series of mantras and hymns, especially the Gāyatrī mantra (originally a Vedic hymn), in praise of the Hindu deity Rāma identified in the text as the son of Daśaratha. Also identifies the Vedic goddess Gāyatrī with the Tantric, feminine power known as Śakti.

Notes

Extent

1 item (2 leaves) : 10 x 21 cm

Support

Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti rāmagāyatrīṃ sandhyāyāṃ yathā śaktijapet // (f. 2r).

Subjects topical

Genres

Licenses

Images


fol. 1r
5832_0000.tif (32.7 MB)
5832_0000_thumb.jpg (3.2 KB)
5832_0000_web.jpg (271.2 KB)

fol. 1v-2r
5832_0001.tif (65.5 MB)
5832_0001_thumb.jpg (10.0 KB)
5832_0001_web.jpg (654.8 KB)

fol. 2v
5832_0002.tif (34.0 MB)
5832_0002_thumb.jpg (3.5 KB)
5832_0002_web.jpg (288.3 KB)