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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 834 - Śaṅkarācārya - Laghuvākyavṛtti
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 834 - Śaṅkarācārya - Laghuvākyavṛtti
Laghuvākyavṛtti, 1801.
Physical description:
1 item (5 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a short Hindu philosophical treatise summarizing the tenets of the Advaita (non-dual) branch of the Vedanta school. Manuscript contains an extensive commentary by Anandagiri called the Puṣpāñjali that runs parallel above and below the main text.
Title from colophon (f. 5v); title of commentary, Puṣpāñjali, from commentary colophon (f. 5v).
Written in 9-10 lines per leaf.
5 leaves foliated 1-5, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti laghuvākāvṛttipuṣpāṃjaliṭīkākhyaṃvedāṃtaprakaraṇaṃ saṃpūrṇaṃ // śubhaṃ bavatu // saṃvat 1858 // citrabhānu (f. 5v).
Dated saṃvat 1858 (1801) (f. 5v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; some significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 834
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 834
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
लघुवाक्यवृत्ति, १८०१.
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