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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 1085 Brahmānanda. / ब्रह्मानन्द
- Mādhava, -1386
Other related names
- Dīnārtha, scribe
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 1085
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9963322253503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a treatise on Hindu philosophy from the perspective of the Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta school of philosophy; it explores and analyzes the worldly experience of the senses and its inferiority to the experience or joy of the abstract principle of the brahman; work contains part of an extensive commentary called the Tātparyabodhinī by Rāmakṛṣṇa running parallel, above and below, the main root text.
- Title from title page (f. 26r); commentary title Tātparyabodhinī supplied by cataloger; alternate commentary title Pañcadaśīprakāśikā supplied by cataloger.
- Written in 17-21 lines per leaf.
- 26 leaves foliated 2-26, even numbers only, upper left and lower right verso.
- Scribe is Dīnārtha (f. 26r).
- Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; vertical margins marked with double black line.
- Watermarks with some kind of crest.
Extent1 item (26 leaves) : 11 x 31 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīparamahaṃsaparivrājakācāryaśrībhāratītīrthavidyāraṇyamuniviracito brahmānaṃde viṣayānaṃdākhyaṃ paṃcamaprakaraṇaṃ samāptim agamat // (f. 26r).
- Senses and sensation--Religious aspects--Hinduism
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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