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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1005 Saṃkṣepaśārīraka. / संक्षेपशारीरक
TitleSaṃkṣepaśārīraka. / संक्षेपशारीरक
- Madhusūdana Sarasvatī
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1005
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9962986813503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation, study and recitation and is a reworking, in verse, of Śaṅkarācārya's foundational philosophical commentary on the Brahmāsūtras, known as the Śārīrakamīmāṃsābhāṣya, one of the cornerstones of the Hindu philosophical system known as Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta. Manuscript contains the first section of the large work as well as including a running commentary, horizontally above and below the main text, called the Saṃkṣepaśārīrakasārasaṃgraha by Madhusūdana Sarasvatī.
- Title from colophon (f. 78v).
- Written in 7-17 lines per leaf.
- 78 leaves foliated 1-78, lower right verso; also foliated 169-246, upper left verso, which indicates its placement within a larger manuscript.
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
- Machine-made paper with watermarks through many folios of the manuscript, the watermark is a crest with a crown and some wording as well as a crest with some vegetation (?) and an animal of some kind.
- Manuscript was formerly part of a larger manuscript along with Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1004, Item 1006, and Item 1007.
Extent1 item (78 leaves) : 12 x 31 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīsarvajñāsa[mahā]muniviracite saṃkṣepaśārīrake virodhalakṣaṇaṃ dvitīyodhyāyaḥ // (f. 78v).
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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