Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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004 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: satipathanʻ vutthu pathama toi
Title: The story of the foundation of mindfulness, volume one
Title:

Shan text descriptor:  Vatthu Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ Text at other location: Wat Pang Mu

Story of a hunter attempting to kill the Buddha but not successful. Finally, he, his wife and all their children attained the First Step (Stream Entrance or Sotapatti Magga) for the Enlightenment.

Subject:  sutta,commentary 

Language(s): shan,pali

Work ID: W282

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
166 / 328
Dimensions: (written):

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1245

Provenance and Acquisition

Original donor: pā kyauṅʻʺ naṅʻʺ ciṅʻ

Present copy's donor: pā u (meʻ hauṅʻ saunʻ)

Place name for present copy: Wat Jong Klang, Maehongson, Northern Thailand