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Narasiṃhapurāṇa,; circa 1700-1850.

Title:
Narasiṃhapurāṇa, circa 1700-1850.
Abstract:
Text praising the Hindu deity Viṣnu, especially his manifestation as the Man-Lion (Narasiṃha). Contains mythology especially related to the avatāras of Viṣṇu and or a number of related demons such as Hiraṇyakaśipu; there is also a version of the Yamagītā, a song dedicated to the Vedic god of death. There is a contents page/index (anukrama) at the end of the manuscript (f. 150r).
Format:
1 item (152 leaves) : paper; 13 x 30 cm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn794176942; (OCoLC)794176942; (PU)5755628-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Subject:
Vishnu (Hindu deity); Narasiṃha (Hindu deity); Avatars (Religion); Yama (Hindu deity); Hindu mythology.; Devotional literature, Sanskrit.; Monsters -- India.; Hiraṇyakaśipu.; Poems.; Prayers.; Hymns.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 18th century.; 19th century.; Manuscripts; India
Type:
Manuscript
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts