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Ātmārpaṇastuti, 1852. = आत्मार्पणस्तुति, १८५२.

Author/Creator:
Appayya Dīkṣita.
Publication:
1852.
१८५२.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (9 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 28 cm.
Subjects:
Datura -- Religious aspects -- Hinduism.
Advaita.
Vedanta.
Śaivism.
Devotional literature, Sanskrit.
Hindu philosophy.
Philosophy, Indic.
Form/Genre:
Prayers.
Poems.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 19th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 19th century.
Language:
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
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.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 9v).
Written in 7 lines per leaf.
9 leaves foliated 1-9, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīmadadvaitācāryaśrīmadappaiyyadīkṣitaviracitā ātmārpaṇasstutiḥ saṃpūrṇatāmagamat // śrīśivaśivā 'arpaṇam astu // mi - mārga - śu - 8 śanau saṃ[vat] - 1909 (f. 9v).
Dated saṃvat 1909 (1852) (f. 9v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
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 1679 (UP 1180).
Cited as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1180
Contained In:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1180
OCLC:
903208354
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