MS PUL Woolner 1232 (Siddhāntaleśasaṃgraha)

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 1232
Catalogue No. 983  (Vol. II, p. 68)
Additional Nos.
PUL Subject Classification Vedānta

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support industrial paper
Condition damaged  (sides are worn, the upper right edge of a number of folios in the beginning of the MS is eaten by rodents; text is not injured)

Size in mm

Folio no data

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 11  (8-14)
Akṣaras per Line 40  (extremes of sample count: 32-45)

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 78
Foliation (from Label) 78
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) the last written folio is 78v; an additional flyleaves precedes the first folio, another is found after the last folio

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Extent (from Personal Inspection) beginning and end preserved

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands two  (the first folio is written in an other hand from the rest)
Punctuation rare daṇḍas


Rubrication Yes  (namaskriyā on 1r)
Other Emphasis underlining m.sec. with red coloured crayon  (parts of the end colophon)

Gaps and Fillers

Line Fillers line filling daṇḍas  (infrequent)

Foliation etc.


Location of Foliation verso, upper left and lower right margin
Number of Hands one  (since no foliation is on folio 1)

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapāda above the line, alignment
Style of Writing similar to main text
Frequency infrequent

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 68) / PUL Label
   Source: Concluding elements (78v,6)
   Source: Concluding elements (78v,6f.)
Uniform Title Siddhāntaleśasaṃgraha

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

Appaya Dīkṣita
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 68)
Uniform Name Appayya Dīkṣita

Person Related to MS
   Relation to Manuscript: Scribe
   Source: Concluding elements (78v,7)

saṃvat 1840
   Time refers to: MS - Date of Writing
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. II, p. 68) / PUL Label
saṃvat* 18|40
   Time refers to: MS - Date of Writing
   Source: Concluding elements (78v,7)