Ong Tshering Namchu Collection of Lepcha Manuscripts [20th century]

Digital images of three manuscripts from the larger collection of Ong Tshering Namchu, a well known bóngthíng and scribe from Mane Gombú Village in Kalimpong. These three manuscripts represent well-known Lepcha religious works.

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  • "Astrology: párkhó sá tsu, lavo munzun sa chotsu, lótnót ká lómbá ngu...

    File Ref: EAP281/2/1
    Astrology: párkhó sá tsu, lavo munzun sa chotsu, lótnót ká lómbá ngu sóng sa plíng ríl sá tsu. 280×84 mm; 63 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire with paper cover, stitched; handmade paper; black red and purple ink, blue pencil; scribe and date u ...
  • "The story of Lord Tashe, tashe sung"

    File Ref: EAP281/2/2
    The story of Lord Tashe: tashe sung. 190×95 mm; 33 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire, stitched; machinemade paper; black ink; scribe and date unknown; condition reasonable, rust, ink and dirt stains, some pages slightly torn; p. 32 notes in Le ...
  • Worship of Ekádoshi: ?ekádoshi sá munlóm

    File Ref: EAP281/2/3
    Worship of Ekádoshi: ?ekádoshi sá munlóm. 245×125 mm; 100 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, loose paper cover, several quires, stitched; combination of handmade and machinemade paper; black, purple and blue ink, notes in red ink; scribe and date unknown ...