MS Pune BORI 299/1875-76

ID: 108990
  • Works contained: Bālabodhinī (Entry is given as Bālabodhinī. Contains only the Pūrvārdha)
Located in: Pune
Accession number: 299/1875-76
Other number: 41
Script: Sarada
Material: Country paper
Completeness: Complete
Extent: 178 leaves, 22 lines to a page, 18 letters to a line
Size: 6 1/4 in. by 9 3/4 in.
More info:

Bold, clear and legible writing. Red and yellow powders used.
Occasional marginal and interlinear notes.
Fol. 55, omitted in numbering and foll. 136, 147 and 168 numbered twice.
Contains complete the Pūrvārdha only to the end of the Nāmaprakaraṇa

Age-- The ms. is not very old in appearance. The date given is Saptarṣi-Saṁvat 40.

Author-- Bhaṭṭa Jagaddhara

Subject-- a concise commentary on the Kātantra Sūtras, made for the use of beginners.

Reference-- It will be seen that like all other Kāśmīrian texts the Bālabodhinī has the additional pāda in Nāmaprakaraṇa as well as the Sandhiprakaraṇa. Various readings of the Sūtras given in this Ms. as compared with Prof. Eggeling's edition are given on p. cxxxii (sic.) of the Report for 1875-76. Quoted by Ratnakaṇṭha, a writer of the last quarter of the 17th century.

For other Mss. see the New Catalogus Catalogorum, Vol. III, pp. 317.

Print sources
Suggested citation: Chakraborty D. "MS Pune BORI 299/1875-76." Pandit. <>. Updated on April 13, 2021 04:19 am IST.
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