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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 244 - Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita - Siddhāntakaumudī
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 244 - Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita - Siddhāntakaumudī
Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita.
Siddhāntakaumudī, 1814.
Physical description:
1 item (419 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 24 cm.
Manuscript used for consultation or teaching is an arrangement and commentary on the sūtras of the grammarian Pāṇini. It contains several sections of the Siddhāntakaumudī, including the Pūrvārdha, the Tiṅanta, and the Uttarārdha (which is subdivided into the Kṛdanta and the Liṅgānuśasanasūtravṛtti). Some parts are fragmentary and incomplete, although most of the text is present.
Title from colophon (Part 5, f. 61v).
Written in 7-9 lines per leaf.
419 leaves foliated (Part 1) 1-31, 33-34, [i], 35-126; (Part 2) 84-85; (Part 3) 5-10; (Part 4) 10-33; (Part 5) 109-161; (Part 6) 1-125; (Part 7) 1-82, upper left and lower right verso.
Internal colophon: iti śrī bhaṭṭojidīkṣitaviracitāyāṃ siddhāṃtakaumudyāṃ pūrvārddhaṃ samāptam sa[ṃvat] 1871 (Part 5, f. 161v).
Dated saṃvat 1871 (1814) (Part 5, f. 161v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red or black line through most of manuscript. Cross-hatched border in pencil on cover (f. 1r). Several folios treated with yellow turmeric powder.
Manuscript written in three different hands.
Non-Latin script record.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 244
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 244
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
सिद्धान्तकौमुदी, १८१४.
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