MS PUL Woolner 7255

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7255
Catalogue No. 628  (Vol. II, p. 44)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (full of wormholes, even the front and back covers; otherwise in good condition)

Size in mm

Folio 183 x 112
Writing Area 130 x 70

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 10  (11 on 50v)
Akṣaras per Line 30  (29-33)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 50
Foliation (from Label) 50

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) adhyāya 1
Extent (from Label) adhyāya 1  (1000 granthas according to 1r)
Extent (from Personal Inspection) beginning of text [1v or 2r] most probably preserved but not photographed!

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Other Emphasis secondary underlining  (with blue colored crayon in the colophon of 50v)

Structural Elements

Are Sections Numbered? Yes

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers filled  (with auspicious akṣaras and daṇḍas)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, left and right margin
Number of Hands one
Further Features

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation taṃtrasārā / rthasaṃgrahaḥ
Location upper left / right corner  (verso; only on 50v?)
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Frequency no marginalia

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Tantrasārasaṃgraha-vyākhyā – Tantrārthasārārthasaṃgraha
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 44)
   Note: section: dvaitavedānta; MS contains the first adhyāya
Tantrārthasārasaṃgraha with Vyākhyāna
   Source: PUL Label
Taṃtrasārārthasaṃgrahasya ... Vyākhyānapustakaṃ
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (1r, black ink, nāgarī)
   Source: Concluding elements (50v,7)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 44) / Concluding elements (50v,7)
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: Text (50v, 8)

Person Related to Author
   Relation to Author: Teacher
   Source: PUL Label / Concluding elements (50v,8)

Person Related to MS
   Relation to Manuscript: Scribe
   Source: Concluding elements (50v,10)

jayasaṃvatsaraśrāvaṇaba(hulakr̥ṣṇā)mīdine kolamāsapachyāṃ
   Time refers to: MS - Date of Writing
   Source: Concluding elements (50v,9f.)
   Note: reading and meaning unclear