MS Pune BORI 1875-76 Kashmir Manuscripts 299/1875-76

ID: 108990
Works contained:
  • Note: Entry is given as Bālabodhinī. Contains only the Pūrvārdha
Located in: Pune
Accession number: 299/1875-76
Currently collected in (Collection): Bühler 1875-76 Kashmir Manuscripts Collection
Other number: 41
Other era - name and year: Saparṣi Saṃvat 40
Script: Sarada
Material: Country paper
Physical completeness: Complete
Number of folios: 178
Original number of folios: 178
Lines per page: 22
Letters per line: 18
Sheet dimensions: 6 ¹⁄₄ × 9 ³⁄₄ inch
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 1875-76 Kashmir Manuscripts 299/1875-76." Pandit. <>. Updated on May 18, 2021 12:02 pm IST.
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