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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1923 - Patañjali attributed name - Yogasūtrabhāṣya
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1923 - Patañjali attributed name - Yogasūtrabhāṣya
Patañjali attributed name.
Yogasūtrabhāṣya, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (57 leaves) : paper ; 13 x 29 cm.
Manuscript is a Hindu philosophical work on the Yoga and Sāṃkhya schools of philosophy attributed to the (likely) 4th century A.D. author Patañjali, consisting of his Yogasūtra treatise and his commentary (Bhāṣya) on the treatise, collectively referred to as the Patañjaliyogaśāstra.
Title from abbreviations in margins; alternate title Patañjaliyogaśāstra supplied by cataloger.
Written in 20-26 lines per leaf.
57 leaves foliated 1-57, upper left and lower right verso.
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 1923.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1923
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
योगसूत्रभाष्य, १७००-१८५०.
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