MS PUL Woolner 0357 (Brahmāmr̥tavarṣiṇī)

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 0357
Catalogue No. 724  (Vol. II, p. 50)
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Condition good

Size in mm

Folio 270 x 130
Writing Area 250 x 100

Margin Lines

Type double
Colour black

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 257
Foliation (from Label) 257

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one


Rubrication Yes

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, upper left and lower right margin
Number of Hands two  (foliation of last folio is corrected from 247 to 257 with red ink)
Further Features

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element rāma
Location verso, lower right margin

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation sū.br̥.
Location verso, upper left margin

Changes and Additions to the Text

Main writing area and margins  (in the margins of all four sides)
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method short double strokes and kākapādas, alignment, line number added to the marginal  (short double strokes (like =) for glosses, kākapādas for minor corrections)
Style of Writing more sloppy, smaller, m.sec.
Frequency very frequent  (glosses are very frequent, corrections are less frequent)
Orpiment Yes

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
Brahmasūtravṛtti – Brahmāmṛtavarṣiṇī
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 50)
Brahmasūtravṛtti, Brahmāmṛtavarṣiṇī
   Source: PUL Label / Concluding elements (257v,9-10)
Uniform Title Brahmāmr̥tavarṣiṇī

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue
Rāmānaṃda Sarasvatī
   Source: Concluding elements (257r,11)
Uniform Name Rāmānanda Sarasvatī

Person Related to Author
Mukaṃda Goviṃda
   Relation to Author: Teacher
   Source: Concluding elements (257r,10)