MS PUL Woolner 7247

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7247
Catalogue No. 778  (Vol. II, p. 54)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (stained and worm-eaten)

Size in mm

Folio 267 x 130  (no data submitted for the heigth; 130 is an approximate guess by Ferstl)
Writing Area 215 x 90  (no data submitted for the heigth; 90 is an approximate guess by Ferstl)

Margin Lines

Type single  (double on some folios)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 16
Akṣaras per Line 45  (39-48)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 79
Foliation (from Label) 79

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) adhyāyas 2-3, pāda 2  (meaning 2.1-3.2)
Extent (from Label) adhyāyas 2-3, pāda 2  (3000 granthas according to a remark written on 14v with blue colored crayon)
Extent (from Personal Inspection) MS contains beginning and end colophon

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Other Emphasis secondary underlining  (with blue colored crayon on first and last folios)

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers filled  (with auspicious akṣaras, lines and daṇḍas)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, lower right margin
Number of Hands one

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element śrīrāma
Location right margin  (on 14 verso; no data for the remaining folios)

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation •pra•  (on 1v; other abbreviations on other folios, but they either illegible or no data are available at the moment)
Location verso, upper left and right corner

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place Main writing area and margins
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas and alignment
Style of Writing like main text  (by scribe of the main text)
Frequency infrequent  (only on occurrence in the present sample)

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Brahmasūtrabhāṣyaṭīkā – Tattvaprakāśikā
   Source: PUL Label
Brahmasūtrabhāṣyavyākhyā – Tattvaprakāśikā
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, p. 54)
Tatvaprakāśikā, the Ṭīkā of the Bhāṣya to the Bra(hma)sūtra
   Source: Concluding elements (94v,7)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

Ānandatīrtha and Jayatīrtha
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 54) / PUL Label / Concluding elements (94v,6 and 94v,7)