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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 250 - Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita - Svaraprakaraṇa
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Author:
Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita.
Title:
Svaraprakaraṇa, circa 1700-1850.
Siddhāntakaumudī. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (7 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 24 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
17th-century Sanskrit grammarian and commentator who lived in Maharashtra.
Summary:
Manuscript used for consultation or teaching is an arrangement and commentary on the sūtras of the grammarian Pāṇini. Manuscript comprises a sub-section of the Siddhāntakaumudī dealing with accents.
Subject:
Sanskrit language - Grammar.
Sanskrit language - Accents and accentuation.
Form / Genre:
Commentaries.
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title from incipit (f. 1v).
Written in 10 lines per leaf.
7 leaves foliated 1-7, upper left and lower right verso.
Final internal colophon: iti dvitīyaḥ pādaḥ // (f. 7v).
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 red line. Some folios treated with yellow turmeric powder.
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 2538 (UP 250).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 250.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 250
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
स्वरप्रकरण, 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: Accents and accentuation
Subject: Grammar
Subject: Sanskrit language
Geography: India
Author: Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita
Page material: Paper