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Tvaritarudraviddhi, circa 1700-1850. = त्वरितरुद्रविधि, १७००-१८५०.

Publication:
circa 1700-1850.
१७००-१८५०.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (3 leaves) : paper ; 14 x 36 cm.
Contained In:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2717
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Other Title:
Tvaritarudra
Subjects:
Tantrism.
Śaivism.
Rudra (Hindu deity).
Siva (Hindu deity).
Hindu mantras.
Hinduism -- Rituals -- Texts.
Rites and ceremonies -- India.
Form/Genre:
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 19th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 18th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 19th century.
Language:
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Primarily a collection of Tantric mantras (words or phrases of power) for use in rites and ceremonies dedicated to the Hindu deity Tvaritarudra, a god combining Rudra (a lower form of Śiva according to Tantric tradition) and his consort or divine energy (śakti) Tvarita (a lower form of the goddess Dūrgā). From a work called the Ratnakara.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 3v); alternate title Tvaritarudra from margin.
Written in 3 lines per leaf.
3 leaves foliated 1-3, upper left and lower right verso.
Additions in margins of final folio (f. 3v).
Colophon: iti kṛtaratnākare tvaritarudravidhiḥ samāptaḥ (f. 3v).
Cited as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2717.
OCLC:
973954244