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IOL Toch 74

Known as:IOL Toch 74; H 149.242; A.242
Cite this page as:Michaël Peyrot. "IOL Toch 74". In A Comprehensive Edition of Tocharian Manuscripts (CEToM). Created and maintained by Melanie Malzahn, Martin Braun, Hannes A. Fellner, and Bernhard Koller. https://cetom.univie.ac.at/?m-ioltoch74 (accessed 20 Jun. 2024).

Edition

Editor:Michaël Peyrot

Provenience

Main find spot:Unknown
Collection:British Library (London)

Language and Script

Language:Skt.; TB
Linguistic stage:classical
Script:classical

Text contents

Title of the work:Varṇārhavarṇastotra
Passage:1.18a-21c
Text genre:Literary
Text subgenre:Buddhastotra
Verse/Prose:prose

Object

Material: ink on paper
Form:Poṭhī
Size (h × w):6.4 × 6.4 cm
Number of lines:4

Images

Images from idp.bl.uk by courtesy of the International Dunhuang Project and the British Library.

Transliteration

a1/// – || tva yai va tu • [ci] ///
a2/// no ya¯ ¯m śai ṣṣe se ///
a3/// – me ghau gha mu ktā ///
a4/// ·e – ·i ya¯ ¯t ko¯ – ///
b1/// ·w· – [k]· t· • – ///
b2/// [y]i tu¯ ¯m nau ta stsi ///
b3/// [t]e ma ske tra • lo [k]· ///
b4/// ne • nā tha • sai m[wä] ///

Transcription

a1/// – ॥ tvayaiva tuci(sa) ///
a2/// (ja)no yam śaiṣṣe se ///
a3/// (mahā)meghaughamuktā(nāṃ) ///
a4/// ·e (•) (k)iyat ko(s) ///
b1/// (śt)w(āra) k·t· • – ///
b2/// (glapa)yitum nautästsi ///
b3/// (i)te mäsketrälok(o) ///
b4/// …nenāthasaim-wä(sta) ///

Commentary

Remarks

According to Broomhead 1962: 349 "[t]he writing is badly abraded on both sides but the verso is a little clearer. Written in medium ductus."

References

Online access

IDP: IOL Toch 74

Edition

Peyrot 2007: №74; Broomhead 1962: 349; Couvreur 1966: 169; Hartmann 1987: 79-81; Broomhead 1962: 349; Couvreur 1966: 169; Hartmann 1987: 79-81

Bibliography

Broomhead 1962

Broomhead, J.W. 1962. “A textual edition of the British Hoernle, Stein and Weber Kuchean manuscripts. With transliteration, translation, grammatical commentary and vocabulary. I = Edition.” PhD, Cambridge: Trinity College.

Couvreur 1966

Couvreur, Walter. 1966. “Sanskrit-Tochaarse Mātṛceṭafragmenten.” Orientalia Gandensia 3: 159–185 + I.

Hartmann 1987

Hartmann, Jens-Uwe. 1987. Das Varṇārhavarṇa des Mātṛceṭa. Sanskrittexte aus den Turfanfunden, XII. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

IDP

“The International Dunhuang Project: The Silk Road Online.” n.d. http://idp.bl.uk.

Peyrot 2007

Peyrot, Michaël. 2007. “An edition of the Tocharian fragments IOL Toch 1 – IOL Toch 822 in the India Office Library.” International Dunhuang Project. 2007. http://idp.bl.uk/database/oo_cat.a4d?shortref=Peyrot_2007.