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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 240 - Nāgeśabhaṭṭa, active 1670-1750 - Paribhāṣenduśekhara
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Nāgeśabhaṭṭa, active 1670-1750.
Paribhāṣenduśekhara, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (71 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
Referred to as Nāgojī Bhaṭṭa in the colophon (f. 71v); is the son of Satī and Śiva Bhaṭṭa Upādhyāya.
Manuscript used for consultation and teaching. It is a grammatical commentary, exposition, and treatise on the on the rules (paribhāṣā) governing aspects of the Pāṇini school of Sanskrit grammar.
Sanskrit language - Grammar.
Form / Genre:
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 71v).
Written in 9 lines per leaf.
71 leaves foliated 1-71, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīnāgojībhaṭṭakṛtaḥ paribhāṣeṃduśekharaḥ samāptaḥ // (f. 71v).
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Non-Latin script record.
Indexed / Referenced in:
Listed in H. I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 2454 (UP 240).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 240.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 240
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
परिभाषेन्दुशेखर, १७००-१८५०.

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Collection: Indic Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Sanskrit
Century: 18th century
Century: 19th century
Date: 1700
Genre: Commentaries
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Subject: Grammar
Subject: Sanskrit language
Geography: India
Author: Nāgeśabhaṭṭa, active 1670-1750
Page material: Paper