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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 649 - Bhāskarācārya, 1114- - Śreḍhīvyavahāra
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 649 - Bhāskarācārya, 1114- - Śreḍhīvyavahāra
Author:
Bhāskarācārya, 1114-
Title:
Śreḍhīvyavahāra, circa 1700-1850.
Līlāvatī. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (14 leaves) : paper ; 10 x 28 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript used for contemplation and study and is a treatise and an ancient textbook on mathematic as derived from planetary movements. The work, also referred to as the Vāsanābhāṣya, is possibly a commentary on the Siddhānta-śiromaṇi or, the Crown jewel of treatises, by the same author.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 14v); alternate title Vāsanābhāṣya supplied by cataloger.
Written in 9 lines per leaf.
14 leaves foliated 1-14, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrībhāskarācāryaviracitāyāṃ līlāvatyāṃ śreḍhīvyavahāraś caturthaḥ // (f. 14v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; small graphs and charts with numbers and calculations found throughout the manuscript.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 649
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 649
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
श्रेढीव्यवहार, १७००-१८५०.
 
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