MS PUL Woolner 7248

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7248
Catalogue No. 801  (Vol. II, p. 57)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition very good

Size in mm

Folio 301 x 105
Writing Area 245 x 69

Margin Lines

Type double  (somewhat losely drawn)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 13  (some folios with 12 lines)
Akṣaras per Line 42

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 39 + 46
Foliation (from Label) 39 + 46 =

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) adhyāya 1
Extent (from Label) adhyāya 1  (incomplete; 2500 granthas according to 46v [pencil, arabic])
Extent (from Personal Inspection) MS contains beginning and end colophon  (last colophon of adhyāya 1, pāda 4)

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Rubrication Yes  (pratīkas and end colophon; with red powder)

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers filled  (with invocations and ornamentals)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, upper left and lower right margin
Number of Hands two

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation sudhā• / ya•du•  (last folio: sudhāṭippa•pra / yadupatīya)
Location verso, upper left / right corner
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas and alignment
Style of Writing like main text
Frequency infrequent  (only one occurrence in the present sample of MS images)

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Nyāyasudhā Ṭippaṇī
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (46v, pencil, nāgarī)
Brahmasūtrabhāṣya Nyāyasudhā Ṭippaṇī
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 57)
   Source: Concluding elements (45r,11f.)

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. 57) / PUL Label / Concluding elements (45r,9 and 45r,11)
   Source: PUL Label

Person Related to Author
   Relation to Author: Teacher
   Source: Concluding elements (45r,11)