Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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121 (Wat Pang Mu)

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Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: trāʺ cavʻ̐ saṅʻ̨ vuñʻka vatthu
Title: The sermon on the teaching of spiritual shock (saṃvega)
Title:

Illustrated (ornamentation): none

Illustrated (diagrams): none

Illustrated (pictures): none

Shan text descriptor:  tra Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ

Story of a cowboy who was born from a poor family; it is the time outside the period of Buddhist teaching, but there was a Pacceka-buddha; the poor family offered alms to the Pacceka-buddha every morning; one day the cowboy found lots of gold in the field where he was feeding his cows; his family became a rich one.

Subject:  sutta,meditation 

Language(s): shan,burmese,pali

Work ID: W34

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
140 / 280
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

excellent

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Date of composition (era): buddhist era

Date of composition (year): 2460

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Pang Mu

Original place of donation: kyauṅʻʺ taką̄ pā̐ khamʻʺ saṅʻ̨ lų̄

Present copy's donor: luṅʻʺ kyauṅʻʺ siṅʻʺ pā̐ kyauṅʻʺ sái khavʻ phuvʻ meʺ