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880-01 Śītalāstotra, 1857.

Title:
880-01 Śītalāstotra, 1857.
Abstract:
Small manuscript for private use, recitation, and prayers dedicated to the worship (pūjā) of the Hindu goddess of smallpox and diseases Śītalā, who is described as riding atop a donkey. Text relates a mythic encounter between the goddess and the deity Śiva and his praise (stotra) of her. Narrated by the deity Skanda.
Description:
1 item (3 leaves) : paper; 12 x 15 cm.
Identifier:
UPENNLIB_5827738
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Subject:
Devotional literature, Sanskrit.; Hindu hymns, Sanskrit.; Diseases; Hindu goddesses.; Smallpox; Siva (Hindu deity); Hindu mythology.
Type:
Manuscript
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts