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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 2095 Śiromaṇi / शिरोमणि
- Raghunātha Śiromaṇi
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 2095
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9970851063503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a philosophical commentary (dīdhiti) on a work by Gangeśa Upādhyāya called the Tattvacintāmaṇi, a treatise on logic from the Nyāya school of philosophy, particularly on the subject of inference (anumāna).
- Title from title in margins throughout; alternate title Anumānakhaṇḍaśiromaṇi from title page (f. 1r).
- Written in 10-11 lines per leaf.
- 21 leaves foliated 1-21, upper left and lower right verso.
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; some significant words an phrases highlighted in red; some folios treated with yellow turmeric powder to protect the manuscript from insects.
Extent1 item (21 leaves) : 11 x 30 cm
- Hindu logic
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--18th century
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--18th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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