Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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MS Asiat. Misc. b. 7 (R) (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Unknown collection

Contents

Rolled book written in shan,burmese script

Title: tānaʺ pukʻ thaʺ vanʻ ʼathakāthā
Title: commentary on the teaching related to the Buddha
Title: တႃႇၼပုၵ်ႉထဝၢင်ႇဢတ်ထၵထႃႇ
Title:

Illustrated (ornamentation): none

Illustrated (diagrams): none

Illustrated (pictures): none

Shan text descriptor:  tra Introduction: yes

General remarks on work: The name of the donor is mentioned in both introduction and main text, so it is the original copy. Pagination on verso only. One or two pages missing from the back. Front folio damaged and introduction incomplete.

Summary intro: Containing the text title, name of the donor, his family, and standard dedication for Nibbāna.

It is a sermon on generosity, conduct and meditation (dāna, sIla and bhāvanā).

Subject:  commentary,sermon 

Colophon: Colophon:no 
Language(s): shan,pali

Work ID: W22

Physical Description

Form: Rolled book
Extent: 50pp/ff (burmese numbering)
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 22

Condition

reasonable

water,wear

damaged front and back

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

Covers: yes Cover material: cloth

Condition

no

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: unknown

Original donor: phra takāʻ pū loi sanʻ kanʻʺ Original donor (shan): ၽြႃးတၵႃႇပူႇလွႆသၢင်ႇၵၢၼ်းOriginal donor information: introduction

Present copy information: introduction