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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1812 - Bhāskarācārya, 1114- - Līlāvatī
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1812 - Bhāskarācārya, 1114- - Līlāvatī
Author:
Bhāskarācārya, 1114-
Title:
Līlāvatī, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (34 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript used for contemplation and study and is a treatise from the Siddhāntaśiromaṇi, on mathematics as derived from planetary movements. There are small tables and diagrams with geometric shapes (primarily triangles) with numbers written inside of them.
Notes:
Title from internal colophon (f. 30r).
Written in 6-9 lines per leaf.
34 leaves foliated 7-40, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrībhāskarācāryaviracitāyāṃgaṇitapādyāṃ līlāvasāṃśreṭīvyavahāraḥ // (f. 30r).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1812.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1812
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
लीलावती, १७००-१८५०.
 
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