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Śivasahasranāmāvalī,; circa 1700-1850.

Title:
Śivasahasranāmāvalī, circa 1700-1850.
Abstract:
Series (āvali) of 101 names praising the Hindu deity Śiva, to be used in private or public devotion and worship (pūjā). Each name is preceded by the mantra om̐. Names are extracted from the last section (uttarabhāga) of the Padmapurāṇa, which is said to contain one thousand (sahasra) names of Śiva and said to be in the form of a dialogue between the deity Kṛṣṇa and the legendary figure Mārkaṇḍeya (f. 31r).
Format:
1 item (30 leaves) : paper; 12 x 20 cm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn793001237; (OCoLC)793001237; (PU)5739078-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Subject:
Siva (Hindu deity); Hindu mantras.; Devotional literature, Sanskrit.; Krishna (Hindu deity); Mārkaṇḍeya (Hindu mythology); Puja (Hinduism); Poems.; Prayers.; Hymns.; Dialogues.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 18th century.; 19th century.; Manuscripts; India
Type:
Manuscript
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts