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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 630 - Gadādharabhaṭṭācārya, 17th century-18th century - Siddhāntalakṣaṇa
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Author:
Gadādharabhaṭṭācārya, 17th century-18th century.
Title:
Siddhāntalakṣaṇa, circa 1800-1899.
Gādādharī. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (50 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 34 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
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.
Subject:
Gaṅgeśa, active 13th century. Tattvacintāmaṇi.
Nyaya.
Logic - India.
Hindu logic.
Hindu philosophy.
Indian philosophy.
Form / Genre:
Commentaries.
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
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