Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Saṃkṣepaśārīraka.
- Madhusūdana Sarasvatī
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6298696
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
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 fourth 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. 23r).
- Written in 7-15 lines per leaf.
- 23 leaves foliated 1-23, lower right verso.
- 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 1005, and Item 1006.
Extent1 12 x 31 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīsarvajñāsamahāmuniviracite saṃkṣepaśārīrake caturtho 'dhyāyaḥ // (f. 23r).
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century