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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1047 Nāṭakadīpa / ध्यानदीप
- Mādhava, -1386
Other related names
- Bhaguvāsara, scribe
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1047
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9963174153503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a treatise on Hindu philosophy whose title is translated as Light on theater, written from the perspective of the Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta school of philosophy; work contains part of an extensive commentary called the Tātparyabodhinī by Rāmakṛṣṇa running parallel, above and below, the main root text.
- Title from colophon (f. 5r); commentary title Tātparyabodhinī supplied by cataloger; alternate commentary title Pañcadaśīprakāśikā supplied by cataloger.
- Written in 10-12 lines per leaf.
- 5 leaves foliated 1-5, upper left verso.
- Manuscript was formerly part of a larger manuscript that was copied by two or three scribal hands and includes Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1046, Item 1048, Item 1049, Item 1050, and Item 1051.
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
- Dated saṃvat 1843 (1786) (Ms. Coll 390, Item 1050, f. 7v).
- Scribe is Bhaguvāsara (Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1050, f. 7r).
Extent1 item (5 leaves) : 13 x 32 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīvidyāraṇyamuniviracitā nāṭakadīpaḥ samāptaḥ // (f. 5v).
- Theater--Religious aspects--Hinduism--Early works to 1800
- Advaita--Early works to 1800
- Vedanta--Early works to 1800
- Hindu philosophy--Early works to 1800
- Philosophy, Indic--Early works to 1800
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
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