Lik Ka Na [1763-64 or 1823-24]

The manuscript contains calculations to make the Lak Ni calendar as in Image 0002.tiff, it is written that in the year Lak Ni Kap Si, it is year of the irakor chicken. Pi Lak Ni, Pvk Singa, Dvn Sip Et. This means 11th month of the Pvk Singa year, which is equivalent to 1763-64 or 1823-24. The quality of the writing suggests the earlier date, when the Ahom language was still actively spoken.

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