MS PUL Woolner 6134

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 6134
Catalogue No. 232  (Vol. II, p. 15)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (sides worn and broken, parts of margins lost; main text perfectly readable)

Size in mm

Folio 275 x 85
Writing Area 225 x 45

Margin Lines

Type double
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 7
Akṣaras per Line 56

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 60
Foliation (from Label) 60

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Label) complete, 1500 granthas
Extent (from Personal Inspection) ms. contains maṅgala and end colophon

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one  (marginals by second and perhaps third hand)
Punctuation rare daṇḍas


Other Emphasis secondary underlining  (blue and pink crayon in preliminaries and end colophon)

Gaps and Fillers

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

Foliation etc.


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

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element rāma.
Location verso, lower right margin, above foliation
Further Features

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation nyā.mā.
Location verso, upper left margin
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method short double strokes or kākapādas, vertical alignment  (line number added to the correction/insertion, but not by the second hand)
Style of Writing upright, slightly smaller than main text, by first scribe and m.sec.  (the second hand marginals are much smaller then the main text)
Frequency infrequent

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Nyāyasiddhāntamālā Trisūtrīvyā°
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 15) / Title Page or Title Folio (1r)
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (60v)
   Note: sic
   Source: Text (1v,4)
   Source: Concluding elements (60v,2)
   Source: Concluding elements (60v,2f.)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements
Text After Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 15) / PUL Label / Text (1v,6) / Concluding elements (60v,2)