MS PUL Woolner 4608 (Mīmāṃsāparibhāṣā)

A. MS Identification Data

Accession No. 4608
Catalogue No. 45  (Vol. I, p. 112 )
PUL Subject Classification Mīmāṃsā

B. Physical Description of MS

Support and Layout

Writing Support industrial paper
Condition good

Size in mm

Folio 340 x 190
Writing Area 280 x 225

Margin Lines

Type none

String Holes

Lines and Akṣaras

Lines per Folio (from Personal Inspection) 16
Akṣaras per Line 44

Foliation and Physical Completeness of MS

Foliation (from Catalogue) 2-13
Foliation (from Label) 2-13
Foliation (from Personal Inspection) folio 1 is missing
Physical Completeness incomplete

Extent of the Text Present in the MS

Textual Completeness of the Work incomplete

Script and Scribal Conventions

Script Devanāgarī
Style of Writing upright
No. of Hands one
Punctuation no marks


Other Emphasis highlighting with red powder

Foliation etc.


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

Auspicious or Devotional Elements

Element rāma
Location verso, lower right margin, above foliation

Marginal Title Information

Abbreviation mī.pra. or mī.pari.
Location verso, upper left margin, above foliation

Changes and Additions to the Text

Script Devanāgarī
Linking Method kākapāda, alignment, line number added to the marginals
Style of Writing clearly m.sec., by at least two hands in different sizes
Frequency frequent
Orpiment Yes

C. Title and Extracts

Title of Work

Title of Work
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, p. 112) / PUL Label / Concluding elements (13v,1f.)
Mimansa Paribhasha
   Source: PUL Label (bookseller label)
Uniform Title Mīmāṃsāparibhāṣā

Beginning and End of Manuscript

Namaskāra Phrase
Beginning of Text

End of Text

Concluding Elements

D. MS Data for Prosopography

   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, p. 112) / PUL Label
Yajva Krishna
   Source: PUL Label (bookeller label)
   Source: Concluding elements (13v,1)
Uniform Name Kr̥ṣṇa Yajvan

   Place refers to: MS - Provenance
   Source: Bookseller Label
   Place refers to: MS - Place of Acquisition
   Source: Bookseller Label
   Source: Concluding elements (13v,2)
   Note: note the scribe's spelling: ''kāsyāṃ madhye''
Uniform Name Amritsar, Varanasi, Jammu and Kashmir

saṃ. 1906
   Time refers to: MS - Date of Writing
   Source: PUL Catalogue (Vol. I, p. 112) / PUL Label
1906 V.S.
   Source: Bookseller Label
   Note: ''Near .. ..'' deleted (year illegible)
samvat* 1906
   Source: Concluding elements (13v,2)