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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1261 Prabodhasudhākara / प्रबोधसुधाकर
TitlePrabodhasudhākara / प्रबोधसुधाकर
Other related names
- Govinda Devadhara (Son of Viśvanātha Devadhara), scribe
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1261
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9963706783503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
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 item (7 leaves) : 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
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