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880-01 Ātmārpaṇastuti, 1852.

Title:
880-01 Ātmārpaṇastuti, 1852.
Abstract:
Manuscript is used for meditation, contemplation, and recitation and its text, a praise of the Hindu deity Śiva, is the product of a hallucinogenic experience. The poet, an Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta philosopher writing from a Śaiva perspective, consumed a drug which is derived from the datura plant, known to be especially sacred to Śiva.
Description:
1 item (9 leaves) : paper; 12 x 28 cm.
Identifier:
UPENNLIB_6351341
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Subject:
Datura; Advaita.; Vedanta.; Śaivism.; Devotional literature, Sanskrit.; Hindu philosophy.; Philosophy, Indic.
Type:
Manuscript
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts