MS PUL Woolner 7181

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7181
Catalogue No. 818  (Vol. II, Appendix 2 to Vol. I, p. 48)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Mīmāṃsā

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (water stained, sides broken, rodent bite holes)

Size in mm

Folio 245 x 109
Writing Area 200 x 65

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 13
Akṣaras per Line 36  (34-39)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 28  ("23-50")
Foliation (from Label) 28  ("23-50")
Physical Completeness complete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) vidhinirṇayopanyāsa  (complete)
Extent (from Label) prameyopanyāse vidhinirṇayopanyāsa  (complete)
Extent (from Personal Inspection) 864 granthas  ("graṃthaḥ 864" [50v, nāgarī, black ink])

Script and Scribal Conventions

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


Other Emphasis underlining of colophon  (with blue colored crayon)

Structural Elements

Other Structural Elements double daṇḍas before and after colophon  (|| Ø ||)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, right margin
Script of Pagination nāgarī
Number of Hands one

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element śrīḥ ||
Location verso, left margin

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas in the text, number of line added to the marginal
Style of Writing same hand as main text
Frequency infrequent

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Nyāyaratnamālā Prameyopanyāsa
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, Appendix, p. 48)
Nyāyaratnamālāprameyopanyāse Vidhinirṇayopanyāsa
   Source: PUL Label / Concluding elements (50r,9)
Nyāyaratnamālāprameyopanyāse Prayuktitilakaprameyopanyāsaḥ
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (1r)

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, Appendix, p. 48) / PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (1r) / Concluding elements (50r,9)

Person Related to Author
   Relation to Author: Other Relationships to the Author
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, Appendix, p. 48) / PUL Label / Title Page or Title Folio (1r) / Concluding elements (50r,9)
   Note: older brother
   Relation to Author: Father
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, Appendix, p. 48) / PUL Label / Concluding elements (50r,8)