Banarasivilasa, Jain religious poetry
Medium: Ink on paper
The 'Banarasavilasa' is a superb anthology of Jain Digambara religious poetry. This folio is the beginning of a poem in praise of the Tirthankaras by Banarasidasa. The manuscript is especially important in view of the rarity of the work outside India.
Find out more about this manuscript and other sacred texts in Expressions of Faith.