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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2081 - Jagadīśatarkālaṅkāra - Pañcalakṣaṇī
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Author:
Jagadīśatarkālaṅkāra.
Title:
Pañcalakṣaṇī, circa 1700-1850.
Jāgadīśī
Physical description:
1 item (66 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 31 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
Manuscript used for contemplation and study and is a treatise on logic from the perspective of the Nyāya school of Hindu philosophy.
Subject:
Nyaya.
Hindu philosophy.
Philosophy, Indic.
Logic - India.
Hindu logic.
Form / Genre:
Treatises.
Watermarks.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
Title from title page (f. 1r).
Written in 9-13 lines per leaf.
66 leaves foliated 1-66, 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 through part of manuscript; a few margins are marked with a double black line.
Watermarks partial and unclear.
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 3786 (UP 2081).
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 2081.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 2081
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
पञ्चलक्षणी, 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: Treatises
Subject: Hindu logic
Subject: Hindu philosophy
Subject: Logic
Subject: Nyaya
Subject: Philosophy, Indic
Geography: India
Author: Jagadīśatarkālaṅkāra
Page material: Paper