MS PUL Woolner 0128 (Pāvanavijayasvarodaya)

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 0128
Catalogue No. 405  (Vol. II, p. 30)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Yoga

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support industrial paper
Condition worn/brittle  ("slighly injured" according to label and catalogue; folio 1 is mended, folio 20 is partly broken )

Size in mm

Folio 270 x 140
Writing Area 200 x 100

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 11
Akṣaras per Line 30

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 20
Foliation (from Label) 20

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Catalogue) 20
Extent (from Label) 350 granthas
Extent (from Personal Inspection) beginning and end preserved

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation double daṇḍas


Rubrication Yes  (of daṇḍas)

Structural Elements

Are Sections Numbered? Yes  (stanzas)

Foliation etc.


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

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation śi. sva.
Location verso, upper left margin, above foliation

Changes and Additions to the Text

Place Margins
Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method alignment, line number added to the marginal
Style of Writing m.sec., fine line
Frequency infrequent

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 30) / PUL Label
Pavanavijaya called Svarodaya
   Source: Concluding elements (20v,6)
Uniform Title Pāvanavijayasvarodaya

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements
Text After Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

Person Related to MS
   Relation to Manuscript: Scribe
   Source: Concluding elements (20v,7f.)
Vaja[.. ..] Bhāratī
   Relation to Manuscript: Commissioner of MS
   Source: Concluding elements (20v,8)
   Note: also recorded in the lower margin, m.sec.: vaija(n)athabhāratijī

saṃ. 1880
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 30) / PUL Label
saṃvat* 1880 || śravaṇaśudī aṣṭamyāṃ
   Source: Concluding elements (20v,7)