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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 630 - Gadādharabhaṭṭācārya, 17th century-18th century - Siddhāntalakṣaṇa
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Gadādharabhaṭṭācārya, 17th century-18th century.
Siddhāntalakṣaṇa, circa 1800-1899.
Gādādharī. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (50 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 34 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a treatise on logic from the perspective of the Nyāya school of Hindu philosophy and is also an extensive commentary on some verses from the Tattvacintāmaṇi by Gaṅgeśa.
Gaṅgeśa, active 13th century. Tattvacintāmaṇi.
Logic - India.
Hindu logic.
Hindu philosophy.
Indian philosophy.
Form / Genre:
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 50r).
Written in 9-10 lines per leaf.
50 leaves foliated [1], 2-49, [50], upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti sidhāṃttalakṣaṇaṃ // śivārpaṇaṃ // (f. 50).
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
European paper with watermarks bearing the words, Super fine, as well as a crown crest consisting of three scaly fish.
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 3773 (UP 630).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 630
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 630
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
सिद्धान्तलक्षण, १८००-१८९९.

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Collection: Indic Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Sanskrit
Century: 19th century
Date: 1800
Genre: Commentaries
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Genre: Treatises
Subject: Gaṅgeśa, active 13th century
Subject: Hindu logic
Subject: Hindu philosophy
Subject: Indian philosophy
Subject: Logic
Geography: India
Author: Gadādharabhaṭṭācārya, 17th century-18th century
Page material: Paper