MS PUL Woolner 7012

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 7012
Catalogue No. 687  (Vol. II, p. 48)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support paper
Condition worn/brittle  (edges broken and rat eaten but text undamaged)

Size in mm

Folio 230 x 110
Writing Area 175 x 65

Margin Lines

Type double  (the available shots show marginal lines only on folio 1v/r)
Colour black

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 10  (12 on last folio)
Akṣaras per Line 33  (31-35)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 26
Foliation (from Label) 26
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) incomplete
Extent (from Label) incomplete
Extent (from Personal Inspection) incomplete  (no ending colophon; 600 granthas [27v, pencil, nāgarī])

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright  (modern)
No. of Hands one
Punctuation single and double daṇḍas


Other Emphasis underlining  (second half of first stanza mentioning the title of the work)

Structural Elements

Are Sections Numbered? Yes  (first stanza only)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, upper left and lower right corner  (no foliation on 1v)
Script of Pagination nāgarī
Number of Hands one

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation pramāṇapa. / ṭippaṇa rāgha.
Location 2v, upper left / right corner
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Main writing area and margins
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapādas in the text and alignment with the correct line; wrong akṣaras crossed out
Style of Writing like main text
Frequency infrequent  (actually just once on the available MS images)

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Pramāṇapaddhati-vyākhyā – Bhāvadīpa
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 48)
Pramāṇapaddhati-vyā. – Bhāvadīpa
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (last verso)
Bhāvadīpa of Pramāṇapaddhati
   Source: Text (1r,2)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

Jayatīrtha and Rāghavendra
   Source: PUL Label
   Source: Title Page or Title Folio (last verso, pencil, nāgarī)
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 48)