Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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052 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: ā tikʻ ca ʼalauṅʻ
Title: Story of Bodhisatta Ādicca
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Alaung   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ Introduction: no

Story of Āddicca, a Brahmana, father of Kassapa Thera. Āddica was a virtuous man and had superstitious power that he can treat all kinds of patients by giving the washing-water of his beads.

Subject:  canonical jataka 

Language(s): shan,pali

Work ID: W276

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
38 / 76
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

poor

wear

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): black

Binding

Covers: yes Cover colour: red Cover material: papier mache

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

no

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Original donor: poʻ saṅʻ panʻ thu ra