Gileshwar Bailung Collection [c18th century]

This collection of manuscripts belongs to Gileshwar Bailung.

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  • Tai languages History [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/20/1
    This manuscript contains historical information. It is recorded here that in Lak Ni Khut Plau, Dvn Sip (10th month) Chau Pha Su Hom established his capital city and ordered for an embarkment to be built around it. Image No. 0005 contains the line phu ke lu ...
  • Du Kai Seng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/20/2
    This is basically a fortune telling manuscript. There are images of pairs of chicken legs with thin bamboo sticks attached to it. And depending on these images, fortune telling and procastination of any kind of good or bad happenings are done. ...
  • Manuscript [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/20/3
    It contains the story of a poor old man who gets his daughter married to a king named Ngi Khai Kham. The story then continues thereafter narrating the prosperity of the poor old man. ...
  • Ming Mvng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/20/4
    This manuscript contains mantra for calling the khon or spirit of the country. It is believed that after any kind of natural calamity or war the spirit of the country leaves the country in fear. So, in order to call back the spirit mantras from this manusc ...
  • Nemi Mang [1741-2 or 1801-2]

    File Ref: EAP373/20/5
    This manuscript is a compilation of two Buddhist Jataka stories. The first story, named Alika, is that of a prince Alika and a princess who are deeply in love and get married. But due to bad karma from previous life they suffer separation and grief. The se ...