Pañcamukhīhanumatkavaca,; circa 1700-1850. - Colenda Digital Repository
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Pañcamukhīhanumatkavaca,; circa 1700-1850.

Title:
Pañcamukhīhanumatkavaca, circa 1700-1850.
Abstract:
Manuscript for private recitation and ritual use and is dedicated to a special 5-faced form of the Hindu monkey deity named Hanuman, who is typically associated with Tantric religion and considered one of the eleven rudra manifestations of the deity Śiva. Mantras within the text are often employed in rituals that symbolically place protect armor over the body of the devotee to protect them against various misfortunes.
Format:
1 item (11 leaves) : paper; 9 x 17 cm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn841602542; (OCoLC)841602542; (PU)5947326-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Relation:
http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/5947326
Subject:
Hanumān (Hindu deity); Śaivism.; Rites and ceremonies -- India.; Amulets (Hinduism); Hinduism -- Prayers and devotions.; Tantrism.; Prayers.; Hymns.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 18th century.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 19th century.; Manuscripts; India; 18th century.; Manuscripts; India; 19th century.
Type:
Manuscripts
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts.