Manuscript used for contemplation and study and is a philosophical commentary (ṭīkā) on a work known as the Ātmabhoda,
Knowledge of the Self, a summary of Vedānta doctrine, possibly derived from verses of the Atharvaveda, but often attributed
to Śaṅkarācārya himself. The commentary is written from the perspective of the Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta school of
philosophy and is written parallel to, above and below, the root text.
Title from colophon (f. 23v).
Written in 5-11 lines per leaf.
22 leaves foliated 1-17, 19-23, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti ātmabodhaṭīkāsamāptaḥ // (f. 23v).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1242
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1242
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
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