Archival records from Locating and identifying Lepcha manuscripts as a first step towards their preservation (EAP281)

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  • Various astrological texts

    File Ref: EAP281/1/1
    Various astrological texts: ngó sá áhláp, sherbá ngâk shang sá tsu, chotshât ngâk shang sá tsu, rá cen ngâk shang sá tsu and suknyi ngâk shang sá tsu. ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire with separate brown paper cover, stitched; handmade paper; text i ...
  • Various astrological texts [May 1930]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/2
    Various astrological texts: sherbá ngâk shang sá tsu, nákpú, chotshât ngâk shang sá tsu, rá cen ngâk shang sá tsu, suknyi ngâk shang sá tsu, lómbá tân ngâk shang sá tsu and ngó hláp sá tsu. Ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire, stitched; machinemade pap ...
  • Encouragement of fortune

    File Ref: EAP281/1/3
    Encouragement of Fortune: cângbú lecot. Ms handmade, oblong bookform, two quires, stitched; machinemade paper; text in black ink, notes in pencil, blue and purple ink; scribe unknown, inside front cover in pencil ms dated according to Lepcha calendar in Le ...
  • Various astrological texts

    File Ref: EAP281/1/4
    Various astrological texts: mutli dibá ngâkshang sá tsu, chotshât ngâk shang sá tsu, za khya sá tsu, dakbú sá tsu kyân, párkhó sá tsu and lávo púmtúng sá tsu. Ms handmade, 191x110 mm, 93 pages, oblong bookform, consists of separate cover and several quires ...
  • Eight Goddess calculations [14 April 1925]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/5
    Eight goddesses calculations: hlámo gyá sá tsu. Ms handmade, machinemade paper, 211x112 mm, 101 pages, oblong bookform, separate cover, stitched, last page glued onto cover; machinemade paper; text in black ink; scribe unknown, p. 101 ms dated in Lepcha th ...
  • The legend of Cenrejú

    File Ref: EAP281/1/6
    The legend of Cenrejú: cenrejú sá námthár. 210 x 85 mm; 80 pages plus 7 loose pages attached; ms handmade, oblong bookform, cover wrapper made of red cloth with golden leaf print, stitched; machinemade paper; text in black ink; scribe Núrshíng Lepcha, loos ...
  • Parkhó calculations

    File Ref: EAP281/1/7
    Parkhó calculations: parkhó sa tsu. 229×92 mm; 76 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, stitched, hard cover in with black cloth; machinemade paper with the text Gangtok, Sikkim, The … 19 … and D.O. No. … printed on some of the pages; text in black and blue ...
  • The story of Lord Tashe

    File Ref: EAP281/1/8
    The story of Lord Tashe: tashe sung, and The legend of Gúrú Cho-Óng: gúrú cho?óng. 165-170×215-225 mm; 316 pages; exercise book, hard cover wrapped in black cloth; machinemade paper; black and purple ink; scribe unknown, p. 3 ms dated 1892, p. 211 colophon ...
  • The book of Máni

    File Ref: EAP281/1/9
    The book of Máni: máni sa cho, Astrology: yúkcho nyókbú sá cho, The legend of the Ants: tukfyíl sá námthár, Prayers to the Chörten: chotyen munlóm, Funeral calculations: líkbá sá tsu. 291×85 mm; 151 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, cover wrapped in bro ...
  • Astrology

    File Ref: EAP281/1/10
    Astrology: tsu.125×98 mm; 23 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire, no cover, stitched; handmade paper; black ink; scribe and date unknown; condition poor, ms incomplete, dirt, water and ink stains, insect attacks, some pages damaged and torn. ...
  • Lâzóng [25 June 1948]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/11
    Lâzóng, book on the Lepcha alphabet: lâzóng. 206×107 mm; 94 pages; handmade, oblong bookform, one quire, stitched with blue cord; handmade paper; black ink; scribe N.S. Kárthák (which is possibly the same as Núrshíng Kárthák, i.e. Núrshíng Lepcha, as some ...
  • Astrology [15 June 1963]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/12
    Astrology: hlámo gyá sá tsu and parkhó sá tsu. 225×102 mm; 47 pages; handmade, oblong bookform, stitched, brown paper cover; machinemade paper; black and red ink, notes in black ink and pencil; scribe Núrshing Lepcha, p. 41 ms signed Núrshíng Lepcha; condi ...
  • Legend of the goddess Nángse rummít nángse sá námthár [1919]

    File Ref: EAP281/1/13
    The legend of the goddess Nángse rummít nángse sá námthár. 283×100 mm; 230 pages plus one loose page attached; ms handmade, oblong bookform, three quires and cover, of beige cloth stitched; machinemade paper; black, blue, purple and red ink; scribe Núrshín ...
  • Astrology

    File Ref: EAP281/1/14
    Astrology: khyenrúng díng ngá sá tsu kyón sá cho. 227×111 mm; 38 pages; ms handmade, oblong bookform, one quire and brown paper cover, stitched, small pouch of red cloth (filled with dried peas) attached to stitching as paperweight for ms; handmade paper; ...
  • "Religious text, possibly 'The learned master Bírútsáná'"

    File Ref: EAP281/1/15
    Religious text, possibly The learned master Bírútsáná: lopân bírútsáná sá sung. 190×117 mm; 75 pages, but some pages torn; handmade, oblong bookform, no cover, one quire, stitched; handmade paper; black and purple ink; scribe and date unknown; condition po ...