Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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115 (Wat Pang Mu)

shrine room stacked collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Title: ni panʻ̨ na lanʻʺ pya
Title: A guide to Nibbāna
Title:

Illustrated (ornamentation): colour

Illustrated (diagrams): none

Illustrated (pictures): none

Shan text descriptor: Not specified   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ

General remarks on work: The cover is painted with red colour.

Story of an old man and a frog. One day the old man was looking after his cows in the field near a temple where the Buddha was giving a sermon. The frog was among those who were listening to the sermon. The old man went to the preaching hall and killed the frog. The frog died and was reborn in heaven.

Subject:  sutta 

Language(s): shan,burmese,pali

Work ID: W35

Physical Description

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

Condition

excellent

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Pang Mu

Original donor: pā̐ ca keʻʺ luṅʻʺ ca keʻʺ

Original place of donation: Maehongson

Present copy's donor: naṅʻʺ khauṅʻ̨ naṅʻʺ khaiʹ

Place name for present copy: Pang Mu village, Maehongson, Northern Thailand