CEToM | PK NS 17 and 900

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PK NS 17 and 900

Known as:PK NS 17 and 900
Cite this page as:Georges-Jean Pinault; Hannes A. Fellner (collaborator); Theresa Illés (collaborator). "PK NS 17 and 900". 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-pkns17and900&outputformat=print (accessed 26 May 2024).

Edition

Editor:Georges-Jean Pinault; Hannes A. Fellner (collaborator); Theresa Illés (collaborator)
Date of online publication:2014-07

Provenience

Main find spot:Duldur-akur
Specific find spot:DA, cour
Expedition code:DA cour
Collection:Bibliothèque nationale de France, fonds Pelliot Koutchéen (Paris)

Language and Script

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

Text contents

Title of the work:Mahāsamājasūtra
Text genre:Literary
Text subgenre:Colophon
Verse/Prose:prose

Object

Material: ink on paper
Form:Poṭhī
Size (h × w):7.5 × 6 cm
Number of lines:5
Interline spacing:1 cm

Transliteration

lf8
a1ma stu va ḥ pa ri vā rya sa ma nt ///
a2[v]ṛ [t]a ḥ saṃ kru ddho pya sva yaṃ va śa ///
a3[t]aṃ [c]a (·)[u] d[dh]o h[y]a bhi [j]ñā ///
a4ni śa ma ya [ta] [bh]i kṣa v[a] ///
a5[cā] [pi] vi ji t(·) sa(·) grā mā bha ///
b1[vi] ṣṇu ssa bh[i] kā śu klā [śy] ///
b2ñä kta ññe pe [rn](·) ṣṣe a ///
b3(·)traṃ [da] (·)ā ti pra [ci] ///
b4··[ṃ] śā ntiṃ pa ri ni [r]vṛ ta śc· ///
b5vi ga te ma no jñe : ni lo ///

Transcription

lf8
a1m astu vaḥ parivārya samant(āc) (ca) ///
a2vṛtaḥ saṃkruddho py asvayaṃvaśa(ḥ) ///
a3taṃ ca (b)uddho hy abhijñā(ya) ///
a4niśamayata bhikṣava(ḥ) ///
a5cāpi vijit(a)sa(ṃ)grāmā bha ///
b1viṣṇus sabhikā śuklā śy(āmā) /// (pa)-
b2-ñäktäññe pern(e)ṣṣe a(kālksa) ///
b3(s)traṃ da(d)āti praci ///
b4··ṃ śāntiṃ parinirvṛtaśc(a)
b5vigate manojñe : nilo ///

Translation

a1Sanskrit
a2Sanskrit
a3Sanskrit
a4Sanskrit
a5Sanskrit
b1Sanskrit
b2out of longing for the dignity of the Buddha
b3Sanskrit
b4Sanskrit
b5Sanskrit

Commentary

Philological commentary

Contains the closing verses of the Mahāsamājasūtra on the recto side; the verso side contains the antaroddāna/summary in line b1, the scribe's wish in TB (line b2), and three lines of an unidentified Sanskrit text.

Remarks

This fragment is the left part of a leaf keeping the left margin. PK NS 900 directly connects to it in the top right (resp. bottom right) corner. Leaf number 8 on the verso side. The colophon/the scribe's wish is in TB. Completed by PS Bl 17 (Pinault 2007: 208)?

References

other

Couvreur 1970: 180-181; Waldschmidt 1932: 193, 195

Bibliography

Couvreur 1970

Couvreur, Walter. 1970. “Boeddhistische Sanskritfragmenten in Koetsjische handschriften-verzamelingen.” In ANAMNHΣIΣ. Gedenkboek Prof. Dr. E. A. Leemans, 175–184 + 2x. Werken uitgegeven door de Faculteit van de letteren en wijsbegeerte, Rijksuniversiteit te Gent 149.

Pinault 2007

Pinault, Georges-Jean. 2007. “Concordance des manuscrits tokhariens du fonds Pelliot.” In Instrumenta Tocharica, edited by Melanie Malzahn, 163–219. Heidelberg: Winter.

Waldschmidt 1932

Waldschmidt, Ernst. 1932. Bruchstücke buddhistischer Sutras aus dem zentralasiatischen Sanskritkanon. Bruchstücke des Bhikṣuṇī-Prātimokṣa der Sarvāstivādins. Leipzig: Brockhaus.

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