MS PUL Woolner 6596 (Tantraratna)


A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 6596
Catalogue No. 111  (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 137)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Mīmāṃsā

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition good  (wormholes, slightly stained)

Size in mm

Folio 275 x 123
Writing Area 225 x 75

Margin Lines

Type triple  (also four)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 12
Akṣaras per Line 50  (46-55)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 71
Foliation (from Label) 71
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) 2000 granthas, adhyāya 6  (incomplete)
Extent (from Label) adhyāya 6, incomplete  (adhyāya 6 is incomplete also according to 1r [remark with blue colored crayon])
Extent (from Personal Inspection) no end colophon

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation daṇḍas

Emphasis

Rubrication Yes  (very faint)

Structural Elements

Other Structural Elements double daṇḍas

Foliation etc.

Foliation

Location of Foliation verso, upper left and lower right corner
Number of Hands only one instance in the present sample of folios

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element rāma  (only one instance in the present sample of digitized folios)
Location verso, lower right corner, above foliation

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation taṃtrara  (only one instance in the present sample of digitized folios)
Location verso, above foliationupper left corner, above foliation

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place
Main writing area
Frequency no marginalia  (in the present sample of folios)
Characteristics

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Taṃtraratna
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 137) / PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (1r)
Uniform Title Tantraratna

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography


Author
Pārthasārathimiśra
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 137) / PUL Label
Uniform Name Pārthasārathi Miśra