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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2414 - Sureśvarācārya - Pañcīkaraṇavārttika
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2414 - Sureśvarācārya - Pañcīkaraṇavārttika
Author:
Sureśvarācārya.
Title:
Pañcīkaraṇavārttika, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (9 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 22 cm.
Summary:
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a Hindu philosophical treatise written from the perspective of the Advaita Vedānta school of philosophy. The work is a super-commentary (vārttika) on the Pañcīkaraṇa by Śaṅkarācārya. Work describes the stages of cosmic evolution, the role of the mantra Oṃ, as well as the place of the Self and its realization within that process of evolution. Lacks an ending
Notes:
Title from abbreviations in upper left margins.
Written in 11-14 lines per leaf.
9 leaves foliated 1-9, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2414.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2414
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
पञ्चीकरणवार्त्तिक, १७००-१८५०.
 
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