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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1245 - Mādhava, -1386 - Brahmānanda
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Author:
Mādhava, -1386.
Title:
Brahmānanda, circa 1700-1850.
Pañcadaśī. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (57 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 32 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Manuscript is used for contemplation and study and is a part of a larger treatise on Hindu philosophy. This part of the larger work contains three subsections: Ātmānanda, Advaitānanda, and Vidyānanda all dealing with different aspects of Advaita (non-dualism) Vedānta doctrine. It is part of a larger manuscript work and contains part of an extensive commentary called the Tātparyabodhinī by Rāmakṛṣṇa running parallel, above and below, the main root text.
Contents:
Ātmānanda (Part 1, f. 1v-23r) -- Advaitānanda (Part 2, 1r-27r) -- Vidyānanda (Part 2, f. 27v-34v).
Related names:
Rāmakr̥ṣṇa. Tātparyabodhinī.
Rāmakr̥ṣṇa. Pañcadaśīprakāśikā.
Subject:
Hindu philosophy.
Philosophy, Indic.
Advaita.
Vedanta.
Form / Genre:
Commentaries.
Treatises.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger; titles of subsections Ātmānanda, Advaitānanda, and Vidyānanda from title abbreviations in margins throughout, upper left verso; commentary title Tātparyabodhinī and alternate commentary title Pañcadaśīprakāśikā supplied by cataloger.
Written in 4-11 lines per leaf.
57 leaves foliated 1-23, 1-34, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
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 4032, 4038, and 4042 (UP 1245).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1245
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1245
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
ब्रह्मानन्द, 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: Advaita
Subject: Hindu philosophy
Subject: Philosophy, Indic
Subject: Vedanta
Geography: India
Author: Mādhava, -1386
Related names: Rāmakr̥ṣṇa. Pañcadaśīprakāśikā
Related names: Rāmakr̥ṣṇa. Tātparyabodhinī
Page material: Paper