MS PUL Woolner 7285

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7285
Catalogue No. 938  (Vol. II, p. 66 )
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta
PUL Cabinet and Shelf No. 26  (not written on any available MS image, not found in the card catalogue)

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support regular hand made paper
Condition good

Size in mm

Folio 410 x 90
Writing Area 375 x 75

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 11  (also 9 and 12)
Akṣaras per Line 80

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 21
Foliation (from Label) 21
Foliation (from Card Catalogue) 21
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) 21

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) incomplete, 500 granthas
Extent (from Label) complete, 500 granthas
Extent (from Card Catalogue) incomplete, 500 granthas
Extent (from Personal Inspection) 500 granthas  (see 1r [pencil, arabic])

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Other Emphasis secondary underlining  (with pink colored crayon)

Structural Elements

Are Sections Numbered? Yes
Other Structural Elements small circle between two double daṇḍas

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, right margin
Number of Hands one

Changes and Additions to the Text

Main writing area and margins  (interlinear and in the margins of all four sides)
Script Bāṅglā
Linking Method crosses or candrabindu in text, vertical alignment, line number added to the insertion
Style of Writing similar to main text, smaller; frequent use of orpiment
Frequency very frequent

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (1r) / Concluding elements (21r,8)
Vedāntasāraṭīkā Subodhinī
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 66)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 60) / Concluding elements (21r,8)
Kr̥ṣṇānandaśiṣya, Narasiṃhasarasvatī
   Source: PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (1r)

Person Related to Author
   Relation to Author: Teacher
   Source: Concluding elements (21r,8)

Person Related to MS
Rāma(jī)deva Śarmma
   Relation to Manuscript: Scribe
   Source: Concluding elements (21r,9)
   Note: scribe and previous owner

śaka. 1738 | ° | 19 |
   Source: Concluding elements (21r,9)