Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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058 (Wat Pang Mu)

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Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Author: unknown
Title: abhidhammā kyamʻʺ pauṅʻʺ
Title: Collection of profound teaching (Abhidhammā)
Title:

Illustrated (ornamentation): colour

Illustrated (diagrams): none

Illustrated (pictures): none

Shan text descriptor:  Kyam Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ

General remarks on work: Cover gilded with gold.

Topics in the text include story of Devatatta, story of Ciñcamāna,story of 3 previous Buddhas, i,e. Kakusan Buddha, Gonakun Buddha and Kassappa Buddha.

Subject:  abhidhamma 

Language(s): shan,burmese,pali

Work ID: W44

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
166 / 322
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

reasonable

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: lac

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Pang Mu

Present copy's donor: meʻ̐ thavʻ caṅʻʺ camʻʺ pūʺ

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