Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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098 (Wat Pang Mu)

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Contents

Concertina book written in shan script

Title: kammavipāka dvādassa vutʻ toʻ sipʻʺ sauṅʻ
Title: The effects of Karma - the twelve kinds of effect
Title:

Shan text descriptor:  tra Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ

Story of one of the previous life of the Buddha about his bad behaviour as he was a young innocent boy, that he had hidden the rice pots of 'temple sleepers' and the temple sleepers could not eat any food for the day. As a result of this bad Karma, he had to suffer not having food (practice of long fasting) in his last life before he was enlightened.

Subject:  sermon 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W145

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
190 / 380
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

excellent

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: gilt,embossed

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): sakkaraja era

Date of composition (year): 1279

Date of copying (era): sakkaraja era

Date of copying (year): 1299

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Pang Mu