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Prauḍhamanoramā, circa 1700-1850. = प्रौढमनोरमा, १७००-१८५०.

Author/Creator:
Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita.
Publication:
circa 1700-1850.
१७००-१८५०.
Format/Description:
Manuscript
1 item (173 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 29 cm.
Contained In:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1713
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Subjects:
Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita. Siddhāntakaumudī.
Sanskrit language -- Grammar.
Gaṇeśa (Hindu deity) -- Art.
Form/Genre:
Treatises.
Commentaries.
Illuminations (visual works)
Watermarks.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit -- 19th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 18th century.
Manuscripts -- India -- 19th century.
Language:
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Biography/History:
17th-century Sanskrit grammarian and commentator who lived in Maharashtra.
Summary:
Grammatical commentary on the author's own grammatical text Siddhāntakaumudī. There is a commentary, possibly the Laghuśabdaratna by Hari Dīkṣita, running parallel, above and below the root text. Manuscript is incomplete. Painting of the deity Gaṇeśa on the cover with what looks to be a dog or monkey faced man serving as an attendant. There are large doodles and designs drawn in different parts of the text in possibly a second scribal hand.
Notes:
Title from incipit (f. 1v); title of super-commentary Laghuśabdaratna supplied by cataloger.
Scribe is Vināyaka Sahasabudhi (f. 1r).
Written in 8-17 lines per leaf.
173 leaves foliated 1-173, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Watermarks of letters and some kind of animal, possibly a lion on its hind legs with a crown.
Cited in:
Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 2609 (UP 1713).
Cited as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1713.
Contributor:
Sahasabudhi, Vināyaka, scribe.
Contains:
Hari Dīkṣita. Laghuśabdaratna.
OCLC:
935215050