[South Indian Sanskrit MS 141, Whish MS 143] Smṛticandrikā


Language – Sanskrit

Date – [1800?]
Palm leaf; 8 or 9 lines on a folio.

Winternitz notes that the copy date can be found in the scribe’s colophon (written in Malayalam language) at the end of the MS.

Manuscript consists of the text of the Smṛticandrikā, by Deva (or Devaṇṇa) Bhaṭṭopādhyāya, son of Keśavāditya Bhaṭṭopādhyāya, Priccheda I of the Vyavahārakāṇḍa. Another copy of the same work as RAS Whish MS 128, South Indian Sanskrit MS 129(1).

South Indian Sanskrit / Whish Manuscript Collection.

See ’A catalogue of South Indian Sanskrit manuscripts (especially those of the Whish Collection) belonging to the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland’ by M. Winternitz, with an appendix by F. W. Thomas (London: RAS, 1902) p.196-197. Go to for a digital copy of this catalogue.

J. L. Whish, gift of manuscripts collected by his brother C. M. Whish, July 1836.

Text in Sanskrit; Malayalam script.