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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 255 - Vaidyanātha Pāyaguṇḍa - Paribhāṣenduśekharaṭīkā
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Vaidyanātha Pāyaguṇḍa
Paribhāṣenduśekharaṭīkā circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (75 leaves) : paper ; 14 x 25 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
18th-century Sanskrit grammarian from Vārāṇasī who was a student of Nāgeśabhaṭṭa.
Manuscript is used for consultation and study and is a Sanskrit grammatical commentary and treatise on Nāgeśabhaṭṭa work called the Paribhāṣenduśekhara. Manuscript lacks an ending.
Formerly owned by Jayarāma (f. 1r).
Related names:
Jayarāma, former owner.
Sanskrit language - Grammar.
Form / Genre:
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from marginal abbreviations throughout; alternate title Gadā supplied by cataloger.
Written in 10-11 lines per leaf.
75 leaves foliated 1-54, 56-76, 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; vertical margins marked with double black line.
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 2457 (UP 255).
Other Titles:
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 255.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 255
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
परिभाषेन्दुशेखरटीका, 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: Vaidyanātha Pāyaguṇḍa
Related names: Jayarāma, former owner
Page material: Paper