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

Title:
Kālikāsahasranāmastotra, circa 1700-1850.
Abstract:
Manuscript is used for private or public recitation and prayer and is in praise and worship of the fierce Tantric goddess Kāli. Contains a narrative by the deity Śiva about the goddess. Front folio has a rough diagram of a yantra (mystical diagram) consisting of an eight-petaled lotus flower with two intersecting triangles in its center (f. 1r), possibly related to the goddess Kāli, with a second diagram of an eight-pointed star within a circle on the verso (f. 1v).
Format:
1 item (14 leaves) : paper; 9 x 18 cm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn841579879; (OCoLC)841579879; (PU)5947274-penndb-Voyager
Language:
In Sanskrit; (Devanāgarī)
Provenance:
Formerly owned by Veṇīmādhava Puṇatāmakara (f. 15v).
Subject:
Kālī (Hindu deity); Siva (Hindu deity); Hindu hymns, Sanskrit.; Devotional literature, Sanskrit.; Hinduism -- Prayers and devotions.; Hindu mythology.; Tantrism.; Śaivism.; Yantras.; Poems.; Hymns.; Prayers.; Diagrams.; Manuscripts, Sanskrit; 18th century.; 19th century.; Manuscripts; India
Type:
Manuscript
Personal Name:
Veṇīmādhava Puṇatāmakara,
Call Number:
Ms. Coll. 390
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts