MS PUL Woolner 7249

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7249
Catalogue No. 785  (Vol. II, p. 55)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (stained, worn, first and final folios rubbed)

Size in mm

Folio 252 x 88
Writing Area 215 x 60

Margin Lines

Type double  (fine lines)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 15
Akṣaras per Line 55  (46-64)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 45
Foliation (from Label) 45

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) adhyāya 3
Extent (from Label) complete  (adhyāya 3; 3510 granthas [according to a remark on 1r, blue colored crayon, arabic numerals; reading uncertain])
Extent (from Personal Inspection) MS contains initial invocation and end colophon

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Rubrication Yes  (maṅgala and pratīka text)
Other Emphasis secondary underlining  (in the end colophon; with blue colored crayon)

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers filled  (with auspicious akṣaras and invocations)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation lower left corner  (uncertain)

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element cha
Location once or twice in right margin
Further Features

Marginal Title Information

(..)•ṭī•bhā•  (only one incomplete occurrence in the present sample)
Location upper left corner  (verso)

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place Main writing area and margins  (in the margins of all four sides)
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas, alignment, line number added to the marginal
Style of Writing upright, m.sec.
Frequency frequent

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Label
Brahmasūtrabhāṣyavyākhyā – Tattvaprakāśikā Bhāvabodha
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 55)
   Source: Concluding elements (45v(?),17)
   Note: last akṣara rubbed

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: Concluding elements (45v(?),17)
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 55) / PUL Label

Person Related to Author
   Relation to Author: Teacher
   Source: Concluding elements (45v(?),17)
   Note: akṣaras rubbed; diplomatic transcript: (raghu)var(m)atīrtha