Collection ID: 0002 | Metadata type: TEI
Ms. Coll. 390 Avayavagrantha
- Gaṅgeśa, active 13th century
Call numberMs. Coll. 390
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 7096937
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Manuscript used for contemplation and study and is a treatise on logic from the perspective of the Nyāya school of Hindu philosophy. Manuscript is a collection of logical arguments. The text represents a small section of Gaṅgeśa's Tattvacintāmaṇi.
- Title from abbreviations in margins; alternate title Cintāmaṇi from title abbreviations in margins.
- Written in 11-13 lines per leaf.
- 4 leaves foliated 1-4, upper left and lower right verso.
- Dated after 1829 based on the watermark.
- Watermark with the date 1829.
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Extent1 11 x 30 cm
ColophonColophon: ity avaya[va]graṃthaḥ // (f. 4v).
- Hindu logic
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century