Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Prabodhasudhākara
Other related names
- Govinda Devadhara (Son of Viśvanātha Devadhara), scribe
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 6370678
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a Hindu philosophical treatise dealing with the senses, desire, the Self, and Ultimate Reality and various social ramifications associated with unenlightened minds (those attached to sensual experience and unable to realize the true nature of the Self (ātman)). Written from the perspective of the Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta school of philosophy.
- Title from colophon (f. 7v).
- Written in 14-15 lines per leaf.
- 7 leaves foliated 1-7, upper left and 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; vertical margins marked with double red line.
- Scribe is Govinda Devadhara, son of Viśvanātha Devadhara (f. 7v).
Extent1 11 x 21 cm
ColophonColophon: iti prabodhasudhākare saguṇanirguṇayoraikyaprakaraṇaṃ // prakaraṇeṃ 18 śloka 234 saṃpūrṇaṃ // devadharaṃ upanāmakaṃ viśvanāthasya sunugoviṃdena likhitaṃ // (f. 7v).
- Senses and sensation--Religious aspects--Hinduism
- Self (Philosophy)
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century