Jibeshwar Phukan Collection [c18th century]

This collection of manuscripts belongs to Jibeshwar Phukan.

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  • Kathi Ban Seng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/16
    The text written on the sticks are prophecies for any kind of event or happenings. It must have been the case that people were asked to pull out one stick from the bunch and whatever was written on it was read out as the forecast. ...
  • Kathi Ban Seng [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/17
    The text written on the sticks are prophecies for any kind of event or happenings. It must have been the case that people were asked to pull out one stick from the bunch and whatever was written on it was read out as the forecast. ...
  • Khek Phi [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/18
    The content in this manuscript is about the offerings made to the God of Water seeking his blessings for good havest. The offerings made to him are mentioned in image 0001.tiff which are one white goat, a pair of swans, 2 pairs of piegons, 3 chicken, 7 sma ...
  • Khon Ming Lung Phai [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/19
    This manuscript contains mantra for calling khons i.e., spirits of people or the country. In the last folio, image 0041.tiff there is a purification mantra with holy water. ...
  • Lai Lit [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/20
    It contains the creation story of the universe from the three golden eggs. It is written that Thau Lung Ngam sat on the eggs to hatch for many years but he couldn't not hatch them. So he went on search of a remedy to hatch them and got purified water to sp ...
  • Lik Ka Na [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/21
    This is a fortune telling manuscript. There is grid box in image 0001, this grid has 15 boxes, each having a number in it in an arranged manner. The fortune of an individual is based on the number he selects. In image 0002, it is written that if an individ ...
  • Mantra [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/22
    It contains a purification mantra with holy water. ...
  • Mantra [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/23
    It contains a purification mantra with holy water. ...
  • Nang Khai [1747-48 or 1807-08]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/24
    It is a story of a buffalo keeper named Kun Deo who marries the daughter of Lendon. Lak Ni Tau Ngi Khut Sau Kham Mung, Dvn Kau, This corresponds to the 9th month of either 1747-48, or 1807-08. ...
  • Paper Manuscript [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/25
    It contains mantra for protection from any kind of bad happening. In image 0002.tiff, line 5 it is written that the next two folios are missing. Again in image 0009.tiff, line 10 it is written that the next three folios are missing. ...
  • Phe Du Ban [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/26
    The content of this manuscript deals with astrology. It is about forecasting lucky and unlucky days to start any kind of work on any particular day or to travel in any direction based on the day of travel. In image 0003.tiff, it is written that travel to t ...
  • Phe Du Ban [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/27
    This manuscript contains mantra to attract or hypnotise people towards oneself. It was named as Leek Phe Do One by the National Mission for Manuscripts when they came to Jibeshwar Mohan's house. ...
  • Phe Lung Phe Ban [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/28
    This is match making manuscript. It has astrological calculations to match brides and grooms. These calculations predict the kind of life a boy and girl is going to have if married to each other depending on their days and dates of birth. Image 0016.tiff, ...
  • Rai Ju Dai [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/29
    This manuscript contains astrological calculations to calculates auspicious days to start any kind of work or to travel in any direction. ...
  • Raj Buranji [c18th century]

    File Ref: EAP373/25/30
    Image 0002.tiff contains some medicinal information. From image 0003.tiff to 0060.tiff is about the kings towards the end of the Ahom reign. In image 0003.tiff, it is written that in Lak Ni Khut Singa, Chau Pha Brajanath son of Purandar Chau Pha informed t ...