MS PUL Woolner 0373

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 0373
Catalogue No. 330  (Vol. II, p. 22)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Nyāya

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Condition good

Size in mm

Folio 335 x 125
Writing Area 255 x 85

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 9
Akṣaras per Line 43

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 5
Foliation (from Label) 5
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) 5
Physical Completeness complete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Personal Inspection) complete  (five folios photographed, beginning and end preserved)

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation space  (less than one akṣara)


Rubrication Yes

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers large space left in the middle of the line

Foliation etc.


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

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation śā.vā.  (on folios 1-3 śa.vā., vyu., and [vyu] śā. respectively)
Further Features

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place Margins
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapāda, alignment
Style of Writing upright, pale, by scribe of main text and m.sec.
Frequency infrequent
Orpiment Yes  (rare)

Further Special Features

Other Special Features

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 22) / PUL Label (on old and new PUL label) / Concluding elements (5v,6)
Śaktivāda Mūlam
   Source: PUL Label (handwritten label on 5v)
Shaktivad (Text)
   Source: PUL Label (handwritten label on 5v)

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

Person Related to MS
   Source: PUL Label (older PUL label on 5v)
   Note: signature of a librarian

   Time refers to: MS - Date of Writing
   Source: PUL Label
   Time refers to: MS - Date of Acquisition
   Source: PUL Label (older label on 5v)
saṃvat* 19(1)4 ... jyeṣṭakr̥ṣṇā 15 ravivāra
   Time refers to: MS - Date of Writing
   Source: Concluding elements (end colophon, 5r,7)