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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1273 Vākyavṛttiprakaraṇa / वाक्यवृत्तिप्रकरण

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Vākyavṛttiprakaraṇa / वाक्यवृत्तिप्रकरण

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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1273
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)

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University of Pennsylvania

Language

In Sanskrit

Summary

Manuscript used for contemplation and study and is a short Hindu philosophical treatise and commentary (prakaraṇa) on the Great saying (mahāvākya), particularly the phrase, You are that (tat tvam asi), often functioning as a mantra and derived from late Vedic upaniṣads. The work is written from the perspective of the Advaita (non-dualism) Vedanta school of philosophy.

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Extent

1 item (2 leaves) : 13 x 24 cm

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Paper

Colophon

Colophon: iti śrīmatparamahaṃsaparivrājakācāryaśrīmacchaṃkarācāryaviracitaṃ vākyavṛttiprakaraṇaṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // (f. 2v).

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