Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Vedāntasāra
- Sadānanda Yogīndra
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6332226
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript is used for consultation and study and is a short philosophical treatise considered a summary or essence (sāra) of Vedic knowledge from an Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta perspective. Presented as a discourse between the Hindu deities Śiva and Pārvatī.
- Title from colophon (f. 12v).
- Written in 10-12 lines per leaf.
- 12 leaves foliated 2-12, even numbers only, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; corrections and additions in margins; significant symbols, words, and phrases highlighted in red.
- Watermarks of an elaborate crest topped with a ornate crown.
Extent1 11 x 31 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīmatparivrājakācāryaviracito sadānaṃdaviracito vedāṃtasāraḥ // (f. 12v).
- 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