Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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033 (Wat Jong Klang)

museum collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

Author: Unknown
Title: yatta dhamma vāna shu phoi
Title: Reflection on the practice of meditation
Title:

Shan text descriptor: Not specified   Rhyming system: sāmʻ kivʻ yavʻʺ Introduction: yes

Subject:  meditation 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W312

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
136 / 272
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

poor

animal

Word arts for section ending marks.

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1233

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1322

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Jong Klang, Maehongson.

Original donor: kyauṅʻʺ takā siṅʻ numʻ (muiṅʻʺ naiʺ) Original donor information: introduction

Original place of donation: Mong Nai Original donor place information: introduction

Present copy's donor: nṅʻʺ ṅuñʻ khyinʻ (meʻ hauṅʻ saun)

Place name for present copy: Wat Jong Klang, Maehongson. Place name information: introduction