MS PUL Woolner 6588

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 6588
Catalogue No. 123  (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 138)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Mīmāṃsā

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (sides stained, brittle and partly broken)

Size in mm

Folio 305 x 100
Writing Area 275 x 83

Margin Lines

Type double  (two double lines, hence actually fourfold)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 10
Akṣaras per Line 60  (58-66)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 2-90  (leaves 25-41 missing)
Foliation (from Label) 2-90  (folios 1 and 25-4(1) missing)
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) adhyāya 2, pāda 1, 22 sūtra
Extent (from Label) adhyāya 2, pāda 1  (3600 granthas; incomplete according to remark "asama" on cover)
Extent (from Personal Inspection) adhyāya 2, pāda 1 (2.1.1-2.1.31)  (first folio missing, no end colophon; text from pp. 275,32-483,27 of Vol. 2 of the ed. Mahāprabhulāla Gosvāmi, Varanasi 1984)

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Rubrication Yes  (pratīkas)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, right margin
Further Features

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Location none in the present sample

Marginal Title Information

Location not in the present sample

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapāda, wrong text crossed out
Style of Writing smaller than main text, m.sec.
Frequency infrequent  (only one longer correction in the present sample of images)

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Tantravārtikavyākhyā (Nyāyasudhā)
   Source: PUL Label
Taṃtravārtikavyākhyā – Nyāyasudhā
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, Appendix, p 138)
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (1r, nāgarī, blue colored crayon)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 138)