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Rasamañjarī; 1603.

Title:
Rasamañjarī 1603.
Abstract:
Manuscript used for recitation and contemplation, is a poetic treatment of Sanskrit poetics, literary aesthetics, and rhetoric (alaṃkāraśāstra); title translates as, Bouquet of rasa, a reference to a nectar-like flavor or essence correlating to a heightened aesthetic awareness for the hearer of the poem; text uses sexual imagery such as different types of illicit women referred to as nāyikās. Diagram of intersecting circles forming a central flower pattern with numbers on front folio (f. 1r).
Creator:
Bhānudatta Miśra.
Format:
1 item (18 leaves) : paper; 12 x 25 cm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn847753956; (OCoLC)847753956; (PU)5962555-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Relation:
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/5962555
Subject:
Sanskrit poetry.; Sanskrit language -- Rhetoric.; Aesthetics, Indic.; Women in literature.; Eroticism in literature.; Sex -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.; Poems.; Treatises.; Diagrams.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 17th century.; Manuscripts; India; 17th century.
Type:
Manuscripts
Personal Name:
Viśvadhāra
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts.