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Apamṛtyuharastotra, circa 1700-1850. = अपमृत्युहरस्तोत्र, १७००-१८५०.

Publication:
circa 1700-1850.
१७००-१८५०.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (1 leaf) : paper ; 12 x 25 cm.
Contained In:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 3039
Status/Location:
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Subjects:
Devotional literature, Sanskrit.
Amulets (Hinduism).
Diseases -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.
Death -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.
Form/Genre:
Poems.
Prayers.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 19th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 18th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 19th century.
Language:
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Small manuscript employed in private or public recitation and prayer to ward off sudden or accidental death or illness; it functions as kind of an amulet. Possibly taken from the Mārkaṇḍeya purāṇa.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 1v).
Written in 10 lines per leaf.
1 leaf.
Colophon: iti mārkaṃḍeyaviracitam apamṛtyuharastotraṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // cha // śrī // (f. 1v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line. Formerly housed with 2273.
Non-Latin script record.
Cited in:
Listed in H. I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 1407 (UP 2273).
Cited as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 3039
OCLC:
800665897