Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts

Navigation Aids

Back to full page
*
Search Collection
 
Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1184 - Śaṅkarācārya - Ātmaṣaṭkabhāṣya
Zoom:
     
Page:
* * Next Page Last Page
Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1184 - Śaṅkarācārya - Ātmaṣaṭkabhāṣya
Author:
Śaṅkarācārya.
Title:
Ātmaṣaṭkabhāṣya. Adhyāya 1-6, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (9 leaves) : paper ; 17 x 34 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a Hindu philosophical treatise and commentary on the Aitareyopaniṣad, a late Vedic upaniṣad typically appended to the Ṛgveda dealing with speculations about the nature of being, the self, birth, and breath; early myths; text followed by selection of Vedic mantras.
Notes:
Title from colophon (f. 9v); alternate title, Aitareyopaniṣadbhāṣya, supplied by cataloger.
Written in 16-17 lines per leaf.
9 leaves foliated 1-9, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: ātmaṣaṭkabhāṣya // (f. 9v).
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 black line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1184
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1184
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
आत्मषट्कभाष्य. अध्याय १-६, १७००-१८५०.
 
* * Next Page Last Page