Shan Buddhist likʻ̐ lūṅʻ manuscripts in UK and SE Asian collections

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211 (Wat Pang Mu)

shrine room stacked collection

Contents

Concertina book written in shan,burmese script

Author: unknown
Title: sukʻʹ ta nikʻʹ pā na huvʻ thamʻʺ
Title: Discourse on Nibbāna, the first sermon
Title:

Illustrated (ornamentation): colour

Shan text descriptor: Lik   Rhyming system: samʻ kivʻ yavʻʺ

General remarks on work: cover painted in red colour.

Story of a rich couple who was generous and gave away things, but do not observe precepts; after the died they were born as hungry ghost ...

Subject:  sutta 

Language(s): shan

Work ID: W50

Physical Description

Form: Concertina book
132 / 264
Dimensions: (written):

Condition

reasonable

Hand(s)

Appearance (paper): white

Binding

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

Cover embellishment: stencil

Condition

yes

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Former owner: Wat Pang Mu

Present copy's donor: naṅʻʺ luinʻʺ

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