Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Vedāntasāraṭīkā
Other related names
- Yajñeśvarabhaṭṭa, former owner
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6333435
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript is used for consultation and study and is an extensive commentary (tīkā) on the short philosophical treatise called the Vedāntasāra by Sadānanda Yogīndra, considered a summary or essence (sāra) of Vedic knowledge from a Vedānta perspective and presented as a discourse between the Hindu deities Śiva and Pārvatī. Manuscript also contains Sadānanda Yogīndra's root text running with two or three lines of text between the elaborate commentary.
- Title from end page (f. 52r).
- Written in 9-12 lines per leaf.
- 52 leaves foliated 1-52, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with triple red line.
- Includes single wooden board cover (broken) with importer stickers; one bears the name: A. C. Gumpert, Bombay, Sole Importer; the other two have: The Celebrated Shudehill Match, J. Fryer Manchester along with a crest of a lion; a University of Pennsylvania Library ink stamp was put on every sticker when procured.
Extent1 13 x 28 cm
ColophonColophon: iti vedāṃtasārarṭīkāsametasamāptaḥ // (f. 52v).
- Formerly owned by Yajñeśvarabhaṭṭa (f. 1r).
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Siva (Hindu deity)
- Parvati (Hindu deity)
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
fol. 52v-[Inside back cover
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