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Māghamāhātmya,; circa 1700-1850.

Title:
Māghamāhātmya, circa 1700-1850.
Abstract:
Text to be used in public or private veneration and prayer or reading, praising and extolling the virtues of the month of Māgha (January-February) and is especially sacred to the Hindu deity Viṣṇu; contains several Hindu legends about expiating sins (pāpa) during this particular month. Presented as a conversation between the Hindu deity Brahmā and the legendary sage Nārada.
Format:
1 item (70 leaves) : paper; 11 x 24 cm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn800362307; (OCoLC)800362307; (PU)5794391-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Provenance:
Likely composed in the city of Varāṇasī.
Relation:
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/5794391
Subject:
Devotional literature, Sanskrit.; Hindu mythology.; Vishnu (Hindu deity); Nārada (Hindu mythology); Brahmā (Hindu deity); Sins -- Religious aspects.; Poems.; Prayers.; Hymns.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 19th century.; Manuscripts; India; 19th century.
Type:
Manuscripts
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts.