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Ms. Coll. 390 Item 915 Bhṛgūpaniṣadbhāṣyaṭippaṇa / भृगूपनिषद्भाष्यटिप्पण
Other related names
- Govinda Brahma (Son of Khaṇḍabhaṭṭa Brahma), scribe
Call numberMs. Coll. 390 Item 915
(3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206., University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts)
- bibid: 9962533353503681
PublisherUniversity of Pennsylvania
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a medieval Hindu philosophical treatise and super-commentary on a commentary written by Śaṅkarācārya on the Taittirīyopaniṣad, exploring themes of the universal Self and its relationship to the underlying principles of existence such as the abstract concept of the brahman. Written from the perspective of the Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta school of philosophy.
- Title from colophon (f. 3r).
- Written in 11-12 lines per leaf.
- 3 leaves foliated 1-3, upper left and lower right verso.
- Scribe is Govinda Brahma, son of Khaṇḍabhaṭṭa Brahma, of the Hindu pilgrimage center of Vārāṇasī, as named in Ms. Coll. 390, Item 914, but named in this manuscript only as Govinda (f. 3r).
- Dated saṃvat 1860 (1803) (f. 3r).
- Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Extent1 item (3 leaves) : 12 x 31 cm
ColophonColophon: iti śrīmaduttamāmṛtapūjyapādaśiṣyasyajñānāmṛtapateḥ kṛtau bhṛgūpaniṣadbhāṣyaṭippaṇaṃ // (f. 3r).
- Hindu philosophy
- Philosophy, Indic
- Manuscripts, Sanskrit--19th century
- Manuscripts--India--19th century
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