Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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027 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: dhammapīya shu phoi
Title: Reflection on the treasure of the Dhamma
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Lik   Rhyming system: sāmʻ kivʻ Introduction: yes

On the three nature of the world: impermanence, suffering and selfless.

Subject:  sutta,sermon 

Colophon: Colophon:yes 
Language(s): shan

Work ID: W306

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
138 / 278
Dimensions: (written):
Foliation:

Lines (per folio:) 10

Condition

reasonable

Word arts for section ending marks.

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): buddhist era

Date of composition (year): 2408

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1240

Provenance and Acquisition

Original donor: luṅʻʺ kyauṅʻʺ su Original donor information: introduction

Present copy's donor: luṅʻʺ srą̄ nanʻ Present copy information: colophon,introduction