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Alakopākhyāna,; circa 1700-1850.

Title:
Alakopākhyāna, circa 1700-1850.
Abstract:
Selections from four different Purāṇic texts dealing with mythic themes such as the manifestation (prādurbhāva) of Bhairava, a terrible form of the Hindu deity Śiva; omens associated with death (Kāla) and how to avoid them; the importance of the city of Kāśī (Vāraṇāsī); rites for a yogin to perform to obtain knowledge, etc.
Coverage:
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Format:
1 item (15 leaves) : paper; 11 x 32 cm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn773694642; (OCoLC)773694642; (PU)5414529-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Subject:
Siva (Hindu deity); Rites and ceremonies -- India.; Omens.; Hindu mythology.; Poems.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 18th century.; 19th century.; Manuscripts; India
Type:
Manuscript
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts