Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Pañcakośaviveka
- Mādhava, -1386
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6302430
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a Hindu philosophical treatise, part of a work called the Fifteen chapters (Pañcadaśī) that focuses on different aspects, concepts, and ideas drawn from the Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta school of philosophy. The particular section of the manuscript, the Pañcakośaviveka, is an examination of the Five sheaths (Pañcakośa) or outer layers of the body. The manuscript also contains an extensive commentary, the Pañcakośavyākhyā, by Rāmakṛṣṇa.
- Title from marginal abbreviations; title of commentary, Pañcakośavyākhyā, from colophon (f. 7v).
- Written in 12-14 lines per leaf.
- 7 leaves foliated 1-7, upper left and lower right verso.
- Colophon (commentary): iti śrīmatparamahaṃsaparivrājakācāryabhāratī tīrthavidyāraṇyamunivarya kiṃ kareṇa rāmakṛṣṇākhyena viduṣāviracitā paṃcakośavyākhyā samāptā // (f. 7r)
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Extent1 14 x 34 cm
ColophonColophon (commentary): iti śrīmatparamahaṃsaparivrājakācāryabhāratī tīrthavidyāraṇyamunivarya kiṃ kareṇa rāmakṛṣṇākhyena viduṣāviracitā paṃcakośavyākhyā samāptā // (f. 7r)
- Human body--Religious aspects--Hinduism
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century