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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 831 - Vatasalāñchāna Bhaṭṭācārya - Siddhāntaratnamālā
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Vatasalāñchāna Bhaṭṭācārya.
Siddhāntaratnamālā, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (53 leaves) : paper ; 13 x 27 cm.
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biographical / Organizational History:
Son of Viṣṇubhaṭṭācārya (f. 53v).
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a Hindu philosophical treatise written from the perspective of the Vedānta school, examining the eternal, permanent nature of the Self and its relation to the highest reality. Includes a table of contents at the beginning of the text (f. 1r).
Self (Philosophy)
Hindu philosophy.
Philosophy, Indic.
Form / Genre:
Tables of contents.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Title from colophon (f. 53v).
Written in 13-15 lines per leaf.
53 leaves foliated 1-53, upper left and lower right verso.
Colophon: iti śrīmahopādhyāya śrīviṣṇubhaṭṭācāryaputraśīvatsalāṃchanabhaṭṭācāryakṛtiḥ siddhāṃtaratnamālānmamagrathaḥ saṃpūrṇaḥ caturthaḥ parichedaḥ / (f. 53v).
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 and red lines.
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 4166 (UP 831).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 831
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 831
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
सिद्धान्तरत्नमाला, 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: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Genre: Tables of contents
Subject: Hindu philosophy
Subject: Philosophy, Indic
Subject: Self (Philosophy)
Subject: Vedanta
Geography: India
Author: Vatasalāñchāna Bhaṭṭācārya
Page material: Paper