Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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ULA.2 (University Library, Cambridge University)

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Contents

Rolled book written in shan script

Title: Puk‘kuv‘ Cèn‘
Title: Biographies
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Not specified  

Subject:  history Subject comments: The title consists of two words: puggala (Pāli) and cèn‘ (Shan), meaning 'individual' and 'line up' respectively. Text consists of 12 short stories from the Buddhist Canon, histories of Ceylon and Burma.

Language(s): shan,pali

Work ID: W649

Physical Description

Form: Rolled book
50
Dimensions: (written):

Hand(s)

Binding

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1227